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Body Image

Elle’s ‘Talking Body’ Interview Series Tackles Race, Body Image & Perception Of Women

Elle’s ‘Talking Body’ Interview Series Tackles Race, Body Image & Perception Of Women

Over the past few years we have seen a huge rising tide of voices, activists, models and both industry insiders and outsiders dismantling insular beauty standards that have been present […]

Entertainment

Oscar Nom’d Director Ava DuVernay Hates Diversity…Here’s Why We Agree With Her

Oscar Nom’d Director Ava DuVernay Hates Diversity…Here’s Why We Agree With Her

Every year Elle Magazine holds its Women in Hollywood Awards where they honor the women both in front of and behind the camera who are pushing the needle in the […]

Entertainment

ELLE UK’s ‘More Women’ Campaign A Stark Reminder Of How Far We Have To Go To Reach Equality

ELLE UK’s ‘More Women’ Campaign A Stark Reminder Of How Far We Have To Go To Reach Equality

Well this video is certainly getting a lot of people talking! Elle Magazine UK have launched a campaign called #MoreWomen as part of their annual feminism issue, where they outline […]

Celebrities

Actress Jaime King On Speaking Out & Taking A Stand, Despite Public Opposition

Actress Jaime King On Speaking Out & Taking A Stand, Despite Public Opposition

It’s not exactly a secret that if you are a woman and have a strong opinion about something, there is a good chance you will cause some controversy. In a […]

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” […]

Celebrities

Priyanka Chopra Says The Media Has A Responsibility To Mirror The Diversity In The World

Priyanka Chopra Says The Media Has A Responsibility To Mirror The Diversity In The World

Diversity. It is one of those words that is bandied around a lot in the media, we read articles about executives who claim they want it in their networks, studios […]

Fashion & Beauty, Politics

UK Prime Minister David Cameron Refuses To Wear A Feminist Shirt

UK Prime Minister David Cameron Refuses To Wear A Feminist Shirt

UK Prime Minister David Cameron has recently taken some public scrutiny over his decision not to wear a T-shirt emblazoned with the slogan: ‘This is what a feminist looks like’. […]

Celebrities

UK Feminists Leading The Charge Against Sexism & Gender Inequality

UK Feminists Leading The Charge Against Sexism & Gender Inequality

Pictured above is actress Keira Knightley and singer Jessie J. But this article isn’t just about them. We’ll get to thee beauties in a bit. We’re actually talking about everyday […]

Celebrities

Katy Perry, Lorde, And Two Very Different Feminist Experiences

Katy Perry, Lorde, And Two Very Different Feminist Experiences

We know the “F” word is a touchy subject. Some women are too afraid to identify as a feminist in fear of isolating those around them. Others strongly agree with […]

Body Image, Celebrities

Even Lily Allen Has Confidence Issues, But Here’s How She Deals With It…

Even Lily Allen Has Confidence Issues, But Here’s How She Deals With It…

Outspoken British singer Lily Allen has no problems being real, which means she has the guts to admit her flaws as well as her strengths. She has always been the […]

Celebrities

Amy Poehler Can’t Understand Why Any Woman WOULDN’T Want To Be A Feminist. Here’s Why…

Amy Poehler Can’t Understand Why Any Woman WOULDN’T Want To Be A Feminist. Here’s Why…

OK everyone before you click your tongues in disgust and think Amy Poehler has gone over to the “dark side”, that is, a man-hating, bra-burning, fashion-loathing feminist, just hold your […]

Fashion & Beauty

Model Jennie Runk Urges Girls To Be Complimentary, Not Catty, To Each Other

Model Jennie Runk Urges Girls To Be Complimentary, Not Catty, To Each Other

Jennie Runk has become somewhat of a body image hero over the past year. After being cast in an H&M campaign where they displayed her shoot on the homepage of […]

Celebrities

Zooey Deschanel: “Lets All Graduate From Girl-On-Girl Hate”

Zooey Deschanel: “Lets All Graduate From Girl-On-Girl Hate”

There are some major things we love about Zooey Deschanel: she’s hilarious on her show The New Girl, she’s a talented singer, she thinks it’s important to be strong, she […]

Body Image, Fashion & Beauty, Girl on a Mission

Supermodel Joan Smalls Champions Diversity In Beauty & Fashion

Supermodel Joan Smalls Champions Diversity In Beauty & Fashion

Everyone pays attention to a Supermodel. Not just because of their incredible physical appearance, because there is an intrigue about them, and the public goes from looking at just another […]

Body Image, Fashion & Beauty

Why A Plus Size Model On The Cover Of ‘Elle’ Is A Big Deal

Why A Plus Size Model On The Cover Of ‘Elle’ Is A Big Deal

You may have heard about plus size model Tara Lynn making headlines everywhere because of her latest modeling job: as the cover girl for Elle Spain’s November issue. If you […]