By Emily Green
If you’re looking for a fun, action-packed girl power movie, look no further! Hustlers is a movie focusing on the revenge strip club employees take on their clients who are employees on Wall Street. This movie is based on a 2015 article for The Cut, that follows the story of two girls who worked as strippers, and as an attempt to get more money, they lured their clients to the club and spiked their drinks to cloud their memories. This movie has many notable stars, including Jennifer Lopez, Constance Wu, Lili Reinhart, KeKe Palmer, Cardi B, Lizzo, and many more.
Check out our movie review on Hustlers, an action-packed film for you and your girlfriends!
Should you see it: If you believe that women are treated unfairly and not paid as much as men, definitely go see it. Women deserve to be paid equally to men, and this movie is a great movie to remind you that you are worthy, and you are a BOSS.
Who to take: If you are looking for a female empowered film, grab your best girlfriends and head to the theater! It’s the perfect movie for a girl’s night out.
We’re inspired by the drive these girls have, and the willingness to do anything for their family, no matter what. These girls know that even though they are being treated unfairly, they are true girl bosses and will do whatever it takes to fix that because they know what they deserve. Here is some of Cupid’s advice on how to stand up for yourself in the face of adversity:
1. Practice being transparent and authentic: This can definitely be hard at first, but the more you practice being open and honest with people in your life, the more you won’t have to deal with carrying a constant weight on your shoulders. Tell these people how you feel, and no one will be able to tell you otherwise!
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2. Clarify first, without attacking: Figure out what the root of the problem is. You are aware of your viewpoint, but take a moment to listen to the other side. Are you truly in the right or wrong? By clarifying what you mean and listening to the opposing side, you can start a real discussion and get to the solution quicker.
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3. Recognize that no one can invalidate you: You are the sole owner of your feelings and emotions. No one can tell you how to feel, what to feel, or invalidate your opinions. Have an open discussion with your peers, so they know their opinions are valid, and vice versa.
What are some ways you stand up for yourself in the face of adversity? Let us know in the comments below!
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