Blog posts tagged:

activism

Apr 23, 2017

Body Positive or Body Neutral? Does it Matter? How Words Can Detract From Fully Living Your Unique Life.

In our own words: THE Body Positive's definition of Body Positivity and why we want people to do less talking and more living.

Mar 21, 2017

The Importance of Inclusive Language and How Being in Community Helps Us Learn

We thought "Change the world, not your body" was a powerful catchphrase - until we realized how it excludes trans people, among others.

Jan 29, 2017

Young Women Are Tomorrow’s Leaders: Let's Help Them Get There

Inspired by her experience at the Women's March in Washington, DC, author Connie Sobczak is motivated to support young women leaders.

Jan 12, 2017

Poor body image: The overlooked obstacle inhibiting the potential of our nation's young leaders

President Obama’s farewell speech inspires reflection on the ways negative body image prevents young people from stepping into their power.

Nov 14, 2016

The need to grieve: And where we go from here

Grieving is a necessary part of healing. My thoughts on healing and action during this difficult time.

Sep 29, 2016

Activism In Action: Cafe Edition

Banter about "morbid obesity" and donuts overheard in a cafe leads to a brave moment of activism.

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