Alicia Costa


Alicia is an activist/ anti-violence worker/ writer based out of Vancouver, B.C. She has a B.A. from SFU in Women’s Studies and a certificate from Langara College in Journalism.

The Skinny on Childhood Obesity

One of the young overweight girls featured in an anti- childhood obesity campaign in Georgia was interviewed last week on CBS about her involvement ... [ more ]

One of the young overweight girls featured in an anti- childhood obesity campaign in ... [ more ]

One of the young overweight girls featured in an anti- childhood obesity campaign in Georgia was interviewed last week ... [ more ]

Something to Get Hysterical About

In a recent article published in Ms. Magazine tackling the complicated topic of unnecessary hysterectomies Frances Cerra Whittelsey asks the question, where is the ... [ more ]

In a recent article published in Ms. Magazine tackling the complicated topic of unnecessary ... [ more ]

In a recent article published in Ms. Magazine tackling the complicated topic of unnecessary hysterectomies Frances Cerra Whittelsey asks ... [ more ]

Big Love: Plus-Size Women in Pop Culture

Please join me in welcoming new Gender Focus guest blogger Alicia Costa! Alicia is an activist/ anti-violence worker/ writer based out of Vancouver BC. She ... [ more ]

Please join me in welcoming new Gender Focus guest blogger Alicia Costa! Alicia is ... [ more ]

Please join me in welcoming new Gender Focus guest blogger Alicia Costa! Alicia is an activist/ anti-violence worker/ writer based ... [ more ]