What does bodily integrity and freedoms mean to you?
No matter what society tells you, life is not to be wasted in blaming yourself for not being pretty, smart, or wanted enough.
Body shaming is labeling an individual with inappropriate negative terms and statements, based on the their weight, size and body type. Contrary to popular belief, it is not just ‘fat’ and ‘curvy’ women who constantly get mocked and shamed. Women of all sizes, shapes and body structure have to deal with it.
This feminine lends itself to reduction into numbers or lewd hand gestures. But the everydayness of the power, of her personal femininity, teeters on a thin edge. Every time her body makes her into a goddess, whore, angel, slut, or not feminine at all.
Why the hahstag #SouthIndianandProud is important and created a storm on Twitter. The result been South Indians from around the world tweeting pictures of themselves to showcase their pride.
Clearly, motherhood could be a starting place to champion for body positivity for all women in India.
I am not ashamed of being called fat, anymore! This has been one of my life’s biggest achievements and also made me a fierce body positive advocate.
Rewriting that old duckling story, one verse at a time.
#PeriodPositive - a collection of period positive posters that are quirky, bold and out there for everyone to see!
The selfie is not just a symbol of self-absorption anymore. It is also a global killer. As India leads the global tally in selfie...