"Soy Yo" is a Necessary Anthem for Being a Loud and Proud Girl

The catchy song and video made me reflect on how I envied boys’ freedom of movement and body confidence as a kid. Read more »

Power Pose: Talking with Fat-Positive Yoga Activist Jessamyn Stanley

Ever since she started writing and posting photos of her practice, Stanley has been challenging mainstream yoga culture in the United States to be more inclusive and building a clear image of what it means to be body positive. Read more »

Some of Us are Brave: Hate cute, fat, Black confidence? Stay mad.

Gabourey Sidibe won’t give entertainment media the weight-loss story they want, so some grimy, D-list websites are willing to make one up. Read more »

BitchTapes: Body-Positive Workout Jams

Sweaty songs that make you feel good about your body. Read more »

Popaganda: Body-Positive Exercise

Why does the thought of going to the gym inspire such anxiety? Because exercise—literally moving our bodies—is so wrapped up in fatphobia, ableism, sexism, and other nasty stuff. On this episode, we try to extricate exercise from all the body-shaming stuff that’s usually tied to it.... Read more »

Oh Joy Sex Toy: What to Expect at a Pelvic Exam

A pap smear can be intimidating. Here’s a guide to help you feel prepared!  Read more »

Middle School Students Push for a Gender-Neutral Dress Code—And Win

Policing the length of shorts and skirts takes girls out of class. But Portland Public Schools just passed a student-written dress code they hope will be a model for the nation.  Read more »

From "The Vagina Kayak" to a New Memoir, Japanese Artist Rokudenashiko Makes Pussy-Positive Art

Even being fined thousands of dollars for “obscenity” doesn't stop her from making her colorful replicas of her vulva.  Read more »

A Cheeky New Magazine Brings Feminist Porn to Print

Designed to look like a retro math textbook, it’s actually full of erotica.   Read more »

Oh Joy Sex Toy: Finding Fat-Postive Sexuality

Sarah didn't see herself represented in sexy stories in books or on TV. But she found a body positive community online.  Read more »

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