Topic: body acceptance


dovechoosebeauty

#ChooseFreedomFromBeautyStandards

And Dove is preying on our insecurities, just like any of the less “inspiring” advertisements do. It is preying on our failed attempts at ... [ more ]

And Dove is preying on our insecurities, just like any of the less “inspiring” ... [ more ]

And Dove is preying on our insecurities, just like any of the less “inspiring” advertisements do. It is preying ... [ more ]

girls

Schoolgirls Don’t Need Boys To Tell Them What’s Pretty

As the mother of an almost-11-year-old daughter I have spent a great deal of time attempting to mitigate the effects of a toxic culture ... [ more ]

As the mother of an almost-11-year-old daughter I have spent a great deal of ... [ more ]

As the mother of an almost-11-year-old daughter I have spent a great deal of time attempting to mitigate the ... [ more ]

Fat and happy on the beach

The Paradox of Body Acceptance

Fat acceptance isn’t always about loving your body. It’s not always about standing up and declaiming loudly that fat is flabulous. Sometimes fat acceptance is ... [ more ]

Fat acceptance isn’t always about loving your body. It’s not always about standing up ... [ more ]

Fat acceptance isn’t always about loving your body. It’s not always about standing up and declaiming loudly that fat is ... [ more ]

Hannah Horvath, will you be my BFF?

by Alicia Costa The second season of the HBO hit show Girls is barely off the ground and writer/executive producer/director/actress Lena Dunham is already ... [ more ]

by Alicia Costa The second season of the HBO hit show Girls is barely ... [ more ]

by Alicia Costa The second season of the HBO hit show Girls is barely off the ground and writer/executive ... [ more ]

Significant Othering: Responses and Links

Guest contributor Lisa Millbank provides a part 2 to her post on Signifiant Othering . “Lisa was born in November at ground zero beneath ... [ more ]

Guest contributor Lisa Millbank provides a part 2 to her post on Signifiant Othering ... [ more ]

Guest contributor Lisa Millbank provides a part 2 to her post on Signifiant Othering . “Lisa was born in ... [ more ]

Significant Othering: Attraction Down the Privilege Gradient

Welcome to guest contributor Lisa Millbank. “Lisa was born in November at ground zero beneath the Millbank Tower (UK) and so took its name. ... [ more ]

Welcome to guest contributor Lisa Millbank. “Lisa was born in November at ground zero ... [ more ]

Welcome to guest contributor Lisa Millbank. “Lisa was born in November at ground zero beneath the Millbank Tower (UK) ... [ more ]