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Body positivity

Photo courtesy of Johnny Silvercloud

Kimiya Factory

April 10, 2018

Suns out, buns out; literally. Along with the semester’s final responsibilities comes the mood to soak up some sun. And along with that comes the incentive to bite into a cucumber and live a “healthy” lifestyle to reach “beauty.” You know, flat stomachs, flawless skin and whatever else the main...

Being body positive must include every body

Being body positive must include every body

Editorial staff

April 5, 2016

Promoting a positive image for a specific body type can potentially alienate other body types in  a quest for self-love. There is unlimited availability of statistics on what an “average” woman looks like — height, weight, shoe size — but what constitutes an average woman? Seemingly body-positive...