My heart breaks for every one of these girls, not only because of the misogyny and economic disparity that will keep them in these circumstances, but also because their Australian sisters are scoffing at their exploitation over bottles of Merlot and Wagyu steaks in chic inner-city bars, all while congratulating themselves for being staunch advocates of women’s rights.… Read More Why Do Australian Advocates Care So Little About the Most Vulnerable?
There have been a few body positive programs about the place as of late. And it’s been sometime since the Mamamia 6 week body-positive campaign. But amongst all this positivity, this niggling reoccurring voice still echoes on, claiming that body image is a silly ‘first world problem’. There is this resounding idea that if women… Read More Body image is not a ‘first world problem’