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Family Life

Public Breastfeeding Is Now ‘Protected’ In All 50 States, But The Internet Is Skeptical

Public Breastfeeding Is Now ‘Protected’ In All 50 States, But The Internet Is Skeptical

By AnnaMarie Houlis for Fairygodboss Though legislation may not stop critics from shaming nursing mothers, women can finally legally breastfeed in public in all 50 states. For years, both Utah […]

Body Image, Contributors

Fitness Wear Brand Owner Pens Response To The NYT Article Shaming Women Who Wear Yoga Pants

Fitness Wear Brand Owner Pens Response To The NYT Article Shaming Women Who Wear Yoga Pants

By Genevieve Torok Everywhere you look, someone is wearing them – yoga pants. Whether they’re sporting a colorful design, or they’re being used in lieu of traditional slacks for professional […]

Contributors

Media Messages About Fat Bodies Do More Damage Than Good When It Comes To Health & Body Image

Media Messages About Fat Bodies Do More Damage Than Good When It Comes To Health & Body Image

By Liz Greene I remember with startling clarity the first time I realized I was fat. The summer camp I attended was big on encouraging kids to forge a lifelong […]

Feminism

Feminism & Female Nudity: The Conversation About Choice That Needs To Be Had, Sans Judgement

Feminism & Female Nudity: The Conversation About Choice That Needs To Be Had, Sans Judgement

It was the image that set the interwebs ablaze with comments about feminism, nudity, choice, sexualization, and hypocrisy. How on EARTH could avowed feminist Emma Watson pose nearly nude for […]

Celebrities

Renee Zellweger Breaks Her Silence On The Shaming Of Women: “We Can Do Better”

Renee Zellweger Breaks Her Silence On The Shaming Of Women: “We Can Do Better”

By now you have probably read or at least heard about the article written by Vanity Fair’s chief film critic Owen Gleiberman who asked the question “if she no longer […]

Family Life

Why Sex Positive Messaging Should Also Prevent Shaming Of Those Who Choose Celibacy

Why Sex Positive Messaging Should Also Prevent Shaming Of Those Who Choose Celibacy

We don’t hide the fact that we are a website dedicated to sharing healthy and important information about sex and sexuality. Most of us, especially those of us based in […]

Body Image

The ‘4th Trimester Bodies Project’ Celebrates Motherhood Sans Censorship & Shaming

The ‘4th Trimester Bodies Project’ Celebrates Motherhood Sans Censorship & Shaming

As women, we’re all familiar with the ugly phenomenon of body shaming. But we gotta say, for all the grief and pressure put on women and girls from a young […]

Celebrities

Emma Stone Says Women Who Shame Themselves & Each Other Suck!

Emma Stone Says Women Who Shame Themselves & Each Other Suck!

Emma Stone, Hollywood Actress and our new girl crush/feminist hero! This fiery red-head is currently promoting her latest movie ‘Spiderman’ with her on-screen and off-screen boyfriend, Andrew Garfield. Her endless […]

Contributors

The Real Reason Women Need To Stop Body Shaming Each Other

The Real Reason Women Need To Stop Body Shaming Each Other

By Mallorie Carrington When you are younger and dreaming of someday becoming a fashion designer – you (or I in this case) dream of endless rolls of fabric, vintage dress […]

Body Image, Celebrities

Jennifer Lawrence Puts The Smackdown On “Fat-Shaming” In Hollywood

Jennifer Lawrence Puts The Smackdown On “Fat-Shaming” In Hollywood

Jennifer Lawrence has had one of the best years of her career. After winning an Oscar for her role in The Silver Linings Playbookshe went on to smash box office […]