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My Response To A Hollywood Agent Who Told Me I Would Never Work Until I Lost Weight

My Response To A Hollywood Agent Who Told Me I Would Never Work Until I Lost Weight

By Katia Dragotis “Stand up” he said. “I can guesstimate your weight.” After I honestly proclaimed not knowing an exact number, he replied, “Hmmm…160 lbs, maybe little more. If you […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Tackling Body Shaming In India & Accessories Brand Created By Mexican Artisans

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Tackling Body Shaming In India & Accessories Brand Created By Mexican Artisans

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday, our weekly wrap up where we share a handful of videos we are loving right now. It’s also our way of sharing a […]

Fashion & Beauty

Ashley Graham’s New H&M Campaign Is An Important Turning Point In Mainstream Fashion

Ashley Graham’s New H&M Campaign Is An Important Turning Point In Mainstream Fashion

Ashley Graham is a woman whose reputation these days precedes her. She is a pioneer model in an industry whose narrow standards of beauty are slowly being dismantled by badass […]

Celebrities

Model & Actress Emily Ratajkowski On Why Shaming Women For Their Sexuality Has To Stop

Model & Actress Emily Ratajkowski On Why Shaming Women For Their Sexuality Has To Stop

In case you hadn’t noticed, women’s sexuality is still a controversial topic in 2016. All over the world there are movements, ideologies and organizations which are designed (whether on purpose […]

Body Image

Fitness Blogger Cassey Ho Battles Body Shaming & Cyber Bullying In Viral Video

Fitness Blogger Cassey Ho Battles Body Shaming & Cyber Bullying In Viral Video

Monica Lewinsky said it in her powerful TED Talk about online shaming. The Gamergate movement proved it in its vicious treatment of female gamers and game developers. And all too […]

Body Image

Kelly Clarkson, Rebel Wilson & The Push Back Against Body-Shaming Culture

Kelly Clarkson, Rebel Wilson & The Push Back Against Body-Shaming Culture

By now you’re probably already familiar with some or all of these stories. Singer Kelly Clarkson being “fat-shamed” by a British woman on twitter. The Canadian meteorologist receiving derogatory viewer […]

Body Image, Editors Blog

Positive Body Image Is The Right Of Every Woman, Not A Privileged Few

Positive Body Image Is The Right Of Every Woman, Not A Privileged Few

As the editor-in-chief of GTHQ, I had grand plans to write a personal editorial piece each week, or at least each month. Unfortunately things have been so busy at our […]

Body Image, Celebrities

Jaime King Defends Kim Kardashian, Slams Society’s Body Shaming Obsession

Jaime King Defends Kim Kardashian, Slams Society’s Body Shaming Obsession

Jaime King we hart you! Yes we spelled that wrong on purpose you guys. It was a nod to the actress’ role on ‘Hart of Dixie’. Why do we “hart” […]

Body Image

The Body-Shaming Debate: Do Size Categories Perpetuate The Issue?

The Body-Shaming Debate: Do Size Categories Perpetuate The Issue?

Those three little words. Easier said than done, right? If we lived in a world where the media or outside influences didn’t exist perhaps it would be a hell of […]

Body Image

Aussie Model Rebecca Judd Slams Media Obsession With Body-Shaming

Aussie Model Rebecca Judd Slams Media Obsession With Body-Shaming

Hurrah! Another woman calling out the media for their relentless obsession with body shaming women. We saw recently how Jennifer Garner damned Hollywood for making her feel like she’s not […]

Editors Blog

ESPN, Esquire & The Body Shaming Issue Which Needs To Stop

ESPN, Esquire & The Body Shaming Issue Which Needs To Stop

If you live on the internet or have any awareness of online media, you will have come across two controversial and highly talked about topics. One was the ESPN annual […]

Body Image, Fashion & Beauty

Discrimination Is Unacceptable…Except If You’re Fat

Discrimination Is Unacceptable…Except If You’re Fat

If someone used a prejudicial slur against you, there’s a good chance you’d be highly offended and either retaliate, or expect those around you to stick up for you. But […]