• Tuesday, April 19th, 2016

    Positive Change in the Modeling Industry

    I am forever astounded by the shocking inability of the high-fashion industry to learn and change. Those in the clothing business, along with their cohorts in the advertising world,...
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  • Monday, August 24th, 2015

    Fat Shaming in its Purest Form

    In the past week, an abusive campaign was started–and thankfully stopped–on Facebook as well as Instagram. Project Harpoon was launched supposedly to put an end to “skinny shaming,” claiming that: ”In current societal fashion, a recent trending surge of ‘pro-obesity’...
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  • Tuesday, April 14th, 2015

    The French Government Has Got My Vote

    People talk endlessly about fashion models – how they are far too skinny and serve as an unrealistic example of what women should look like, which of course, is...
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  • Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

    The Reality of True Recovery

    What’s in a word? In the past few weeks, the ever-popular debate about “in recovery” vs. “recovered” has come up at a few talks I gave at conferences. It...
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