All posts tagged in body positivity

  • December 21, 2018By Victoria Zarate

    Plus size lead, drag queens and Dolly Parton: what more could we want from a movie? Upon seeing the trailer for the Netflix movie Dumplin’, I was excited but skeptical. Netflix doesn’t have the best reputation when it comes to portraying plus-size people on screen (we all remember the mess that was Insatiable). But this … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/netflixs-dumplin-is-a-step-in-the-right-direction-for-body-positivity/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • August 27, 2018By none

    Last February, actress Jameela Jamil responded to a viral photo on Twitter concerning the Kardashian-Jenner family. https://twitter.com/jameelajamil/status/966974823959269376 The tweet shows a family picture of the Kardashian-Jenners with their weights displayed across their frames like racehorse numbers. The caption reads, ” Does Kim look 56?!? Which weight are you?” In return, Jamil posted this photo: https://www.instagram.com/p/BjAee4hgqoG/?taken-by=jameelajamilofficial … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/jameela-jamils-i-weigh-movement-is-taking-instagram-by-storm/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • April 29, 2018By Kathryn Dudley

    We all love “Stranger Things,” the 80s sci-fi show that focuses on the strange and pretty insane life of a group of awkward tweens in Hawkins, Indiana. One of the most lovable things about the show is its cast. One specific cast member, however, should earn more appreciation for their inspiring lifestyle. Caleb McLaughlin, who plays … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/this-stranger-things-star-deserves-more-recognition/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • March 11, 2018By Beth Haze

    Earlier this week on International Women’s Day, Riverdale stars Camila Mendes and Lili Reinhart took to Instagram to slam the Philippine version of Cosmopolitan for altering their bodies on the cover of their March issue. The pair were originally photographed for an interview in the U.S version of the magazine but the pictures were reused … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/riverdale-stars-lili-reinhart-and-camila-mendes-call-out-cosmopolitan-philippines-for-photoshopping/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • December 17, 2017By Shermarie Hyppolite

    Many people may be wondering why untouched models are such a big deal in todays society. It makes sense to be confused, I mean, what really makes a plus size model different from a petite model? Why are stretch marks, tattoos and body hair seen as imperfect qualities to have as a woman? It’s about … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/missguided-are-using-confident-and-diverse-models-to-represent-what-it-means-to-be-perfectly-imperfect/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read