June 17 - 23, 2018
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Articles and Blogs
Christian Siriano Tripled His Business by Adding Plus Sizes
by Faran Krentcil
"Adding plus sizes to my line tripled my business. Why wouldn’t you do that?! .... Do we not think these women should wear our clothes? Do we not want these women to have beautiful things because we’re afraid they’re not beautiful?"
The ‘sexy, spiritual, successful woman’ ideal – why it hurts us.
by Casey Conroy
“Use of the sexy, successful, spiritual woman ideal for personal financial gain and empire expansion is more than dishonest. It’s predatory, it’s harmful, and it’s cruel.”
7 Things You Can Be Proud of Doing by the Time You’re 35— Even If You Didn’t Save Twice Your Yearly Salary
by Shannon Weber
“All nihilism aside, here are seven things that you can truly be proud of having accomplished by age 35—things that remind you you’re worth more than capitalism makes you think.”
What exactly is 'thin privilege'?
by Kristina Bruce
“my theory as to why people are so uncomfortable with the word [thin] “privilege” is because it puts us face to face with the inequalities that exist in the world, and that feels uncomfortable.”
Feel Good Exercise Planner
by Gillian Byers
"Imagine a [fitness] planner that supports you in feeling good about your body, right now, instead of pressure to be something different."