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Feminist Instagram Series “Menace” Is About To Become Your New Social Media Obsession

Feminist Instagram Series “Menace” Is About To Become Your New Social Media Obsession

If you use Instagram, you will want to follow the @MENACEseries account right now. In the current political #resistance we’re living in, this is the kind of intersectional, feminist media […]

November 9, 2017 ×
Artist Creates Illustration Series Celebrating The Parts Of Our Bodies We’re Told To Hide

Artist Creates Illustration Series Celebrating The Parts Of Our Bodies We’re Told To Hide

We are all about body positive messages and we’re also always on the lookout for artists and creators who use their talent to share messages of empowerment. We came across […]

October 9, 2017 ×
These Plus Size Activists Are Expanding Fashion Boundaries By Including Men In The Bo-Po Movement

These Plus Size Activists Are Expanding Fashion Boundaries By Including Men In The Bo-Po Movement

We talk a lot about body positivity and the movement started by everyday fashion influencers who are making a real impact on the way the fashion industry decision-makers portray bodies […]

July 25, 2017 ×
Feminist Instagram Project Reimagines Popular Advertising Campaigns With An Empowering Message

Feminist Instagram Project Reimagines Popular Advertising Campaigns With An Empowering Message

Have you ever looked at advertising images or slogans from well-known brands and wished women’s bodies, lives, or sexuality weren’t the tools to generate greater consumerism? Does it anger or […]

June 28, 2017 ×
Mother Creates Instagram Series Of Her Daughter Dressed As Famous, Influential Global Women

Mother Creates Instagram Series Of Her Daughter Dressed As Famous, Influential Global Women

Never underestimate the power of strong female role models in the life of a young girls. In case you missed it, ‘Wonder Woman’ director Patty Jenkins (who is the highest […]

June 19, 2017 ×
If You Aren’t Following Intersectional Feminist Brazilian Artist Marcela Sabia On Instagram, Do It Now!

If You Aren’t Following Intersectional Feminist Brazilian Artist Marcela Sabia On Instagram, Do It Now!

If you are looking for a body-positive, trans-inclusive, intersectional feminist Instagram account to follow, check out Brazilian artist Marcela Sabia (@Marcelailustra). We’re not sure why it took us this long […]

May 11, 2017 ×
This Artist Incorporates Messages About Mental Illness, Feminism & Body Positivity In Her Work.

This Artist Incorporates Messages About Mental Illness, Feminism & Body Positivity In Her Work.

We’re huge supporters of using all different types of platforms to raise awareness about important issues. Politics, activism and protests have their place in creating change in the world, but […]

August 11, 2016 ×
The ‘Real Women Of Instagram’ Campaign Is Challenging Beauty Standards Amplified By Social Media

The ‘Real Women Of Instagram’ Campaign Is Challenging Beauty Standards Amplified By Social Media

By Kayla Tricaso A few months ago I was prompted in my Psychology of Women class at my college to incorporate my major into a final project. My major is […]

April 15, 2016 ×
Are These Instagram Celebrities Giving Girls A New Perspective On Social Media “Fame”?

Are These Instagram Celebrities Giving Girls A New Perspective On Social Media “Fame”?

By now you are probably already familiar with Australian Instagram celebrity/model Essena O’Neill, the teen girl who famously became a viral sensation (outside of her already large following) for declaring […]

December 7, 2015 ×
Unsure If You Like Miley Cyrus? Her Definition Of Feminism Will Help You Decide

Unsure If You Like Miley Cyrus? Her Definition Of Feminism Will Help You Decide

If you looked up “controversial” in the dictionary, you might find Miley Cyrus’ picture next to the word, as she is certainly no stranger to rocking the boat. Ever since […]

February 19, 2015 ×
Instagram Account Giving Women A Reason To Embrace Their Stretch Marks

Instagram Account Giving Women A Reason To Embrace Their Stretch Marks

Despite what most magazines who focus on beauty and the body say, if you have stretch marks anywhere on your body, you are normal. We see images on TV, in […]

August 27, 2014 ×
When Instagram’s Censorship Laws Prove To Be Hurting Body Image

When Instagram’s Censorship Laws Prove To Be Hurting Body Image

See this picture above? Apparently Instagram deemed it “inappropriate” and that it violated its Terms of Service. The problem with that is there are TONNES of pictures of women in […]

July 22, 2014 ×
Breastfeeding Mommy Blogger Tackles Instagram’s Stance On Exposure

Breastfeeding Mommy Blogger Tackles Instagram’s Stance On Exposure

Meet Alexis Sassard. Texan, wife, mother and mommy blogger. Of course those labels only scratch the surface of this woman, but for the sake of this blog post, those words […]

July 9, 2014 ×
ASOS Uses Instagram To Find Their Next Plus Size Supermodel

ASOS Uses Instagram To Find Their Next Plus Size Supermodel

Last year, a modeling agency in the UK were on the hunt for new faces and decided to do something different, rather than the usual route of castings in person. […]

May 29, 2014 ×
Why Is A Fat Girl On The Internet Such A Big Deal Anyway?

Why Is A Fat Girl On The Internet Such A Big Deal Anyway?

Why is it, when a woman who is between a size double-zero and size 6 posts a photo or video online, the collective interwebs gushingly declares their love for their […]

May 27, 2014 ×