Email Copy Link Copied When William Moulton Marston created Wonder Woman in , he wanted to depict a strong female hero who was raised by other strong women, away from the influence of men. He saw women as the more powerful sex, which led to his exploration of weakening Wonder Woman by tying her up or making her a slave. Although he aspired to write a superhero for feminists, his brand was really feminism as fetish. Still, Marston saw Wonder Woman as a goddess of love, not war. She demonstrates that someone can be powerful, and powerfully strong, without sacrificing femininity.