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Why Body Image Isn’t Just a Feminist Issue “Girls and young women have clearly identified these [body] issues as the source of their hesitance to take on leadership roles.”-Claire Mysko Original Article by Melanie Klein of MindBodyGreen Advertisements

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12 Richest People in the Fashion Industry (Are Mainly Old White Men) In Forbes’ billionaire’s list, 10 out of 12 richest people in the fashion industry are men (mainly…old white men). Original article below: The Top 12 Richest People In … Continue reading

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Thin or Overweight: Damages of the Mass “Eigher-Or” Psychology It’s time to challenge the narrative that the female body is one of two things: thin or overweight. This dichotomous classification encourages the inhuman decree that there is only one acceptable … Continue reading

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Creating Gender in Literature… Very interesting article. How do we sexualize characters? How do we “show” their gender? What assumptions/implications are we making through our choices of how to portray them as male/female? Fictional characters have fictional body parts… so … Continue reading

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Verily Magazine A women’s magazine that does NOT use photoshop!

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Beauty Redefined: Why Fitspiration Isn’t So Inspirational Balanced physical exercise is awesome. But in a culture obsessed with exercise, I constantly need to remind myself to think critically about what is motivating me. Beauty Redefined has advanced my media literacy … Continue reading

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I myself have n…

I myself have never been able to find out precisely what feminism is: I only know that people call me a feminist whenever I express sentiments that differentiate me from a doormat. -Rebecca West

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