Back in 2016, comic book writer Grant Morrison and artist Yanick Paquette reintroduced Wonder Woman to her true origin. It all happened inside the gorgeous pages of WONDER WOMAN: EARTH ONE. A reading experience that called back to the characters foundations in bondage, polyamory and the women’s suffrage movement. Newer fans weren’t too happy about the story. But what younger readers failed to realize is that to understand the proper history of Wonder Woman, one has to understand the psychology that led to her inception.
In the following video, YouTube’s kaptainkristian provides a brief timeline highlighting the story of Wonder Woman up until her upcoming blockbuster. This isn’t so much a look at comic storylines, but a breakdown of why she remains so culturally significant.