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Unformatted text preview: men. Despite her being discriminated against, she feels she is given certain advantages due to her gender. She goes through many precautions in order to eliminate this double standard. One of which includes shaving her head. Shaving her head sends a message of equality between her and the guys. In her seek for equality she begins to win over the men’s trust and loyalty. Their loyalty is confirmed when the commander beats her up as part of a drill. The commander takes this drill over board. The troop sides with Lt. O’Neil instead of their commander. G.I. Jane sends a positive message to America’s youth, espessially women. After watching this movie, many of my opinions have changed about women in sports and I Blake Zale 5/7/09 Womens- History realize how important it is for women to be equal in all fields. Femenist movies such as this one convey a positive message for women and are very influential to ignorant opposers of womens rights....
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- Spring '08
- United States Navy, United States Navy SEALs, Demi Moore, G.I. Jane, Lt. Jordan O'Neil, Lt. O'Neil