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Six Ounces of Thin?

After receiving complaints from the National Eating Disorders Association, General Mills has decided to pull the following Yoplait Yogurt commercial: The Association argues that the internal dialogue, the back and forth self-bargaining, that the woman in the commercial has with … Continue reading

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Interrogating the Asexual, Erased Body

While working on completing a visual essay on why our bodies are held to unrealistic standards, I have been looking at various body types in catalogs. I have noticed that the presentation of some bodies is meant to evoke asexuality … Continue reading

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