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A 'LEGO provocateur' pushes the company to add female characters

LEGO minifigurines have been a financial bonanza for the company. But, even as the popularity of the toys soars, the mini-characters themselves remain several decades out of step with the times: There are almost no female "minifigs." One dedicated LEGO hobbyist is determined to change that.

A 'LEGO provocateur' pushes the company to add female characters
The Supreme Court Justice minifigures

These Lego female Supreme Court justices are just the latest project from artist Maia Weinstock

These Lego female Supreme Court justices are just the latest project from artist Maia Weinstock

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Trenton Doyle Hancock

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American Girl

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Toymaker

American Icon: Barbie

American Icon: Barbie

Special Guest: Gary Panter

Special Guest: Gary Panter

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Lego Bible

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Toy Piano

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Pixelvision

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Action Figure

Design for the Real World: Frisbee

Design for the Real World: Frisbee

Robot Hut

Robot Hut

Lego Bible

Lego Bible

Pixelvision

Pixelvision