The Burka Avenger

There is a new kind of super  hero, a Muslim woman!

What started off as an app is now a soon to debut cartoon series for kids in Pakistan.

Burka Avenger

 

You can read the BBC article here.

We love the idea of a positive role model for girls. Of course there are critics who are arguing this is “promoting” wearing the burka.

The way we see it, all we have for female superheros are usually scantily clad. So why not have another side with one that is more covered?

 

Would you like a program like this for your kids? Do you wish there was something like this when you were growing up?