Why the media’s treatment of Grace Millane continues to perpertuate a rape culture

If anyone is unaware of Grace Millane, she was a 22 year old English backpacker who was murdered in New Zealand and whose body was found in a suitcase. Scarily enough, she was only one year older than me now. It was a tragedy for such a young woman to die so horrifically. However, instead …

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Stop Skinny Shaming

Let me ask you 2 questions: 1) Is it offensive to call someone 'fat'? Yes/No 2) Is it offensive to call someone 'skinny'? Yes/No If your answer isn't 'yes' for both questions, I urge you to think about it and answer again. If you still don't come out with 2 'yes' results, I would like …

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