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Push Ups And Prom Dresses: A Fitness Coach Shares Important Body Image Perspective For Girls

Push Ups And Prom Dresses: A Fitness Coach Shares Important Body Image Perspective For Girls

By Kit Emcee I run an after-school weight lifting program. Each May, my gym fills up with teenage girls frantically running on treadmills. They want to lose weight before prom. […]

Interviews

Getty Images Has No Apologies About Their Campaign To Revolutionize Body Representation In Media

Getty Images Has No Apologies About Their Campaign To Revolutionize Body Representation In Media

  Back in October 2016 we wrote about a revolutionary new campaign being launched by Refinery29, Getty Images and Lane Bryant called ‘See The 67’, which was a deliberate and […]

Body Image, Boys We Like

This Awesome Group Of Men Campaigned For More Diversity At London Fashion Week Mens

This Awesome Group Of Men Campaigned For More Diversity At London Fashion Week Mens

The talk over the need for diversity in fashion is continuing to escalate, with the voices of body-positive activists, bloggers, models, designers and everyday fashion-lovers becoming so loud they are […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Athleta’s “Power Of She” Video Series Tackles Ageism, Pregnancy & Body Image

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Athleta’s “Power Of She” Video Series Tackles Ageism, Pregnancy & Body Image

It seems we have reached a moment in the zeitgeist where it is now commonplace to see advertising campaigns that aren’t built on the premise of enforcing and leveraging women’s […]

Body Image

Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Body Image Struggles Shows The Hidden Problems Of Masculine Stereotypes

Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Body Image Struggles Shows The Hidden Problems Of Masculine Stereotypes

We talk a lot about body image here at GTHQ, because we, as a group of women, understand the cultural pressure mounted by media, entertainment, fashion, advertising and the health […]

Body Image

Body Of Christ Compels UK’s First Female Bishop To Take On Negative Body Image Issues

Body Of Christ Compels UK’s First Female Bishop To Take On Negative Body Image Issues

This is the kind of dialog and action we’d love to see more of from churches and faith groups! The Right Reverand Rachel Treweek is clearly a woman who isn’t […]

Boys We Like, Celebrities

Actor Matt McGorry’s Writes Essay On The Importance Of Men Talking About Body Image

Actor Matt McGorry’s Writes Essay On The Importance Of Men Talking About Body Image

We all know actor Matt McGorry from his roles on hit TV series’ ‘Orange Is The New Black’ and ‘How To Get Away With Murder’. But what we love him […]

Body Image

Teen Vogue Teams Up With Barbie Ferreira For A Body Positive Web Series Called ‘Body Party’

Teen Vogue Teams Up With Barbie Ferreira For A Body Positive Web Series Called ‘Body Party’

We love that body positivity has become a powerful movement within fashion, beauty and advertising. The trickle-down effect of the revolution happening in those industries alone is going to be […]

Celebrities

We Have “Mad Love” For Singer JoJo Who Refuses To Bow To Body Image Pressure In Entertainment

We Have “Mad Love” For Singer JoJo Who Refuses To Bow To Body Image Pressure In Entertainment

It’s been a minute since the world has heard from singer JoJo. And by minute, we mean a decade. A lot can happen in that amount of time, especially if […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Wrangler Battles Body Image In “More Than A Bum” And Pure & Weary Are “With Her”

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Wrangler Battles Body Image In “More Than A Bum” And Pure & Weary Are “With Her”

If you love Fridays as much as we do, then you will love our Feminist Friday series. It’s our fun way of ending the week by sharing a handful of […]

Celebrities

Pop Queen Sophie Ellis-Bextor Says Being A Working Mom Is Important To Her ‘Familia’

Pop Queen Sophie Ellis-Bextor Says Being A Working Mom Is Important To Her ‘Familia’

You know her as the voice in the popular dance hits ‘Murder on the Dancefloor’, and ‘Groovejet’, but there is so much more to Brit-pop star Sophie Ellis-Bextor than just […]

Body Image

Recent Surveys Focusing On Men And Children Prove Body Image Is Far More Than Just A Women’s Issue

Recent Surveys Focusing On Men And Children Prove Body Image Is Far More Than Just A Women’s Issue

We dedicate a lot of our publishing space to talking about body image. We mostly present the issue from a female perspective, as there is an overwhelming amount of power […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Mayan Feminism In Guatemala’s 1st Oscar Entry & Tamtam’s New Music Video

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Mayan Feminism In Guatemala’s 1st Oscar Entry & Tamtam’s New Music Video

You know it’s Fri-yay when we publish an edition of our “Feminist Friday” series! It’s our favorite way to end the week and has become the perfect way to share […]

Causes

UK’s Women’s Equality Party Launches Campaign Tackling Negative Body Image Ideals At LFW

UK’s Women’s Equality Party Launches Campaign Tackling Negative Body Image Ideals At LFW

Ever since the UK’s Women’s Equality Party formed and made their foray into UK politics in the London Mayoral elections back in Spring, they have been on our radar as […]

Body Image, Sports

Designer Creates Olympic Project To Celebrate Diversity Of Female Athletes’ Bodies

Designer Creates Olympic Project To Celebrate Diversity Of Female Athletes’ Bodies

Now that the Olympics are over for another year, it’s going to be a long 4 years until the next games. And if you’re like us and were stoked to […]