The modeling industry is largely unregulated. Fashionista: The Model Alliance’s Industry Survey Finds Nearly 30% of Models Have Been Sexually Harassed and 50% Exposed to Cocaine
This one-woman show about body image would have been worth the drive to Montana. The Missoulian: ‘The Pomegranate Seed’ performed at UM
“The proper function of man is to live not to exist.” Marc and Angel Hack Life: 15 Ways to Live, and Not Merely Exist
Israel’s Knesset approved a bill that would ban the use of underweight models in advertising. JTA: Knesset Law Bans Underweight Models
Fashion is not just about the trends we wear or the clothes we have, but what we believe in and the message we send out. The Ram: Ethically-Conscious Fashion Always in Style
Commenting that you think you are fat may be hazardous to your mental health. Newswise: Negative Talk About Body Weight Predicts Depression, Poor Body Image
When readers talk about their body image struggles, one of the most common themes is that of mothers being overly involved. Psychology Today: Body Image: What Do Girls Need From Their Moms?
Models have no way to recoup lost wages if a client is unwilling or unable to pay. Fashionista: New Bill Aims to Protect Models From Clients Who Won’t Pay Up