Dangerous thinspiration

January 3, 2007 at 6:36 pm 4 comments

Fracas has created a petition decrying the negative influence of the fashion and entertainment industries on the health and well-being of women. Young women are literally killing themselves in an effort to achieve a dangerously thin ‘ideal’ of beauty. Read the post and show your support by signing the petition.

Advertisements

Entry filed under: activism, behavior, health.

Can I cash in now? After the beep

4 Comments Add your own

  • 1. fracas  |  January 3, 2007 at 7:34 pm

    Thank you for the link and the plug. I really hope this makes a difference down the road.

    Reply
  • 2. Anonymous  |  April 28, 2007 at 8:35 pm

    you are insane thin is beautiful!!

    Reply
  • 3. icedmocha  |  April 29, 2007 at 10:21 am

    I may, or may not, agree with you, Anonymous, depending on the definition of ‘thin’.

    Reply
  • 4. dailypiglet  |  May 1, 2007 at 9:20 pm

    omg, i must have missed this post. scary, scary and scary.

    have had several friends with anorexia and bulimia. one died due to her bulimia.

    it’s so very sad.

    Reply

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Trackback this post  |  Subscribe to the comments via RSS Feed


Iced Mocha

Celebrating life, knowledge, laughter, inspiration, and goodwill.

Feeds

Top Posts

Archives



madeonamac20050720.gif

Flickr -Kittens

Check the cutest kittens: http://thecaturday.us

Good Luck, Precious Babies

Check the cutest kittens: http://thecaturday.us

Cats and Coffee

Check the cutest kittens: http://thecaturday.us

Check the cutest kittens: http://thecaturday.us

Check the cutest kittens: http://thecaturday.us

Check the cutest kittens: http://thecaturday.us

Check the cutest kittens: http://thecaturday.us

Lynx kittens

More Photos

RSS Saved in Ma.gnolia

  • An error has occurred; the feed is probably down. Try again later.

Pages

January 2007
M T W T F S S
« Dec   Feb »
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031  

%d bloggers like this: