‘This is so unbelievably common’: Women on TikTok are talking about their experiences with birth control side effects
'It’s crazy that at this point women still have to deal with these side effects.'
On May 7, 2022 by Brooke Sjoberg
People are body-shaming Aubrey O’Day on Instagram—it needs to stop
'When is this industry going to stop abusing women’s bodies?'
On Sep 2, 2020 by Nahila Bonfiglio
Roxane Gay calls out Australian ‘feminist’ website for ‘cruel and humiliating’ treatment
'Will she fit into the office lift? How many steps will she have to take to get to the interview?'
On Jun 13, 2017 by Samantha Grasso
The plus-size community is shattering stereotypes about fitness
Forget Thinspiration. This online community is plus-size and proud.
On Feb 16, 2016 by Molly Stier
Ignored by the wedding industry, plus-size brides inspire each other online
'Having a full range of wedding attire available to fat people should not be an issue, but it is.'
On Jan 26, 2016 by Emma Sarran Webster
Apple’s iPhone 6s can weigh plums, in case you ever need it to
If Apple won't allow third-party scale apps, it better be developing its own.
On Oct 29, 2015 by Mike Wehner
What happened when a weight loss clinic messed with the wrong body-positive vlogger
So Meghan Tonjes called up the clinic to confront them.
On Sep 25, 2015 by Marianne Kirby
Beauty company makes ugly move by participating in fat-shaming hashtag
Brands, stop trying to engage.
On Jul 6, 2015 by Jaya Saxena
Fashion designer has a great explanation for banning body-shaming terms on her site
She wants to emphasize staying fit and healthy instead of being thin and skinny.
On Jun 2, 2015 by Aja Romano
Science debunks the idea that you can burn lots of calories just by thinking hard
It was a good thought—no pun intended.
On Apr 30, 2015 by Cynthia McKelvey
After torrent of criticism, Fox News host apologizes for fat-shaming Kelly Clarkson
Let this be the last time such an apology is necessary.
On Apr 6, 2015 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw
Subway tells women to stay skinny for sexy Halloween costumes
Because nothing says "Trick or Treat" like the sexual objectification of women.
On Oct 3, 2014 by Aja Romano
To the writer of ‘Dear Fatty’: Where you see fat, I see armor
That is not my story. This is my story.
On Apr 17, 2014 by [email protected]
Japan now has a ‘plus-sized’ idol group called Chubbiness
Chubbiness plays on Japan's current obsession with "marshmallow girls."
On Feb 4, 2014 by Cassandra Khaw