The Glamorization of Eating Disorders

by Jennie Elgie This was originally posted here  This week’s post is going to be exploring the frequently controversial topic of eating disorders being glamorized by the media and the affect that this has, even subconsciously, on people’s self-image and worth. Has self-consciousness, on a serious level, become something that everyone feels frequently? And is…

‘5×3’: the process of nicknaming and slut-shaming for celebrity mothers

by Laura Clancy When Kerry Katona announced she was pregnant with her fifth baby by the third father, many newspapers came to the same conclusion. That made her a “5x3”. Ulrika Jonsson was lucky enough to start this trend; when she had her fourth baby by the fourth father and was subsequently nicknamed “4x4” by…