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The Body and Self-Empowerment

March 1 marked the end of the National Eating Disorders Awareness Week (EDAW)! While I was a little disappointed about the lack of outreach programs at my university, it was very pleasing to see the amount of media attention this topic created. 352 more words

Personal

True Colours

Well today was both a blessing and a curse. I posted a status on facebook about it being my first day back and uni and the fact holidays were over. 625 more words

Apologies

    You ever wish you could go back and tell yourself not to do something? Yeah, so do I. I would like to grab her by the shoulders and shake the actual stupidity out of her. 604 more words

Ash Haffner, 16, commits suicide after years of bullying

Ash Haffner a transgender boy from North Carolina committed suicide by stepping in front of the traffic last Thursday.
Ash is the fourth transgender teen we know about who committed suicide this year because he had to endure the hatred of classmates and society for what he is. 71 more words

LGBT

Big Nate: Say Goodbye to Dork City by Lincoln Peirce

Over the years I’ve read and laughed at the Big Nate cartoons in the Sunday Comics page, so I was excited to preview Big Nate: Say Goodbye to Dork City by Lincoln Peirce. 351 more words

Bullying

Irrational Fear and Depression: Part Two

In my last post, I talked about my irrational fears and how they affect my depression.  I hope you don’t mind if I keep going on about it all a bit longer.  1.638 more words

Books

"All The Items Of Clothing Women Have Been Told Not To Wear In 2014"

Buzzfeed posted an article with a round up of clothes that women around the world have been banned from wearing this year.  Read the article… 671 more words

Feminism