Tag Archives: Dove

Finally, Girl Power being used for the right reason

  In the early 1990s, prominent feminists argued there was a media-driven backlash against the [...read more]

The Loveability Myth

‘Selfie’ was the Oxford Dictionary’s word of the year in 2013 for a reason. Celebrities [...read more]

Sexism dovetails with hypocrisy

Nina Funnell and I wrote the following Opinion piece, which was also featured in The [...read more]

Unilever – because white skin is the best skin.

This week I’d like to share a guest blog post by  Melinda Tankard Reist. Melinda [...read more]

The Government’s New Body Image Policy

Late last year in this blog, I gave my assessment of the National Strategy on Body Image proposed [...read more]

A National Strategy on Body Image

The issue of negative body image has officially crossed over into the mainstream public debate. [...read more]

Worshiping the Writing Muse

“I love the swirl and swing of words as they tangle with human emotion.”   [...read more]

Claim back the music!

What is the soundtrack to your life? What music surrounded you in your most formative [...read more]