As viewers reach the end of the Netflix show's second season, critics are celebrating its victories for feminism. A seeming requirement that every series without broadcast network censorship features gratuitous female nudity, regardless of how incompatible it is with the show's themes. The only featured characters asked to disrobe on Orange Is the New Black are those who adhere to our society's rigid and unrealistic definition of female beauty. Regardless of its good intentions, the show sends a tired message to its viewers that only a thin, taut, young female body is worth viewing. Orange Is the New Black toes a very fine line.
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Janae Watson is an inmate at Litchfield Penitentiary. Contents [ show ] Personality Janae is quite guarded, having spent most of her years feeling like an outsider because of her race, intelligence and exceptional athletic ability. She doesn't appear to have had a great deal of experience with men. She is initially very angry and confrontational, but calms down as her friendship with Yoga Jones develops. Watson has felt racial inequality deeply throughout her life which has moulded her personality, leaving angry scars and a passionate need to speak up for and defend her race and heritage against systemic racism.