Singer-Songwriter Mary Lambert’s ‘Body Love’ Video Released

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Plus Size Entertainment News:  Singer-Songwriter Mary Lambert’s ‘Body Love’ Video Released We reported last week that singer-songwriter Mary Lambert announced the launch of The Body Love Campaign, which was a lead-in to the premiere of her Body Love video a week later. The Body Love Campaign was Mary’s way of encouraging fans to publicly show their love […]

Join The Body Confidence Revolution This Weekend, April 18-20, 2014

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Join The Body Confidence Revolution This Weekend, April 18-20, 2014 The first Body Confidence Weekend is happening this weekend, April 18-20. And you can participate from anywhere in the world because it will all take place online. Body Confidence Weekend is the brainchild of Leyah Shanks, a body confidence campaigner and student from Edinburgh, Scotland. Leyah is […]

Plus Size Modeling News: Plus Size Model Chasity Saunders Featured On The Today Show, Telling The World How She Feels About The Term “Plus Size”

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Plus Size Modeling News: Model Chasity Saunders Featured On The Today Show, Telling The World How She Feels About The Term “Plus Size” Last week, the Today Show held a weeklong “Love Your Selfie” series on their show, to take a deeper look at our body image obsessions and promote self-love and positive body image. […]

The Cardboard Courage Project Sets Out To Redefine Beauty Standards Set By The Media

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The Cardboard Courage Project Sets Out To Redefine Beauty Standards Set By The Media We reported last week how Chrystal Bougon, owner of Curvy Girl Lingerie and Jen McLellen, founder of PlusSizeBirth.com are making a stand against bullying with their ‘Love Letter to Your Bully‘ campaign. Jen McLellen isn’t stopping there. She continues to make a difference in a world where the […]

PMM Sound Off: Can Body Acceptance Become More Popular With Marketing Gimmicks?

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PMM Sound Off: Can Body Acceptance Become More Popular With Marketing Gimmicks? A new Japanese all-girl band has many people very confused. The confusion stems from the band’s name… Chubbiness. Why is it confusing? Because none of the band members are actually “plus size” or “chubby”. According to various reports, the creation of this band […]

PMM Sound Off: Will A Plus Size Disney Princess And Larger Mannequins Help Promote More Realistic Body Images?

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PMM Sound Off: Will A Plus Size Disney Princess And Larger Mannequins Help Promote More Realistic Body Images? This week, there were two stories reported in the media that, while very different, are being pursued for the same goal: to show a more realistic view of body size. As it is often reported, the average […]

Blogger And Fat Activist Amanda Levitt On CNN Talking About Defending Against Fat Prejudice (VIDEO)

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Blogger And Fat Activist Amanda Levitt On CNN Talking About Defending Against Fat Prejudice   Amanda Levitt, fat activist and blogger of Fat Body Politics, sat down for an interview on CNN’s New Day yesterday (12/30) with news anchor Michaela Pereira. The topic? Defending against fat prejudice. Amanda, currently a Wayne State University grad student, started blogging […]

Plus Size Inspiration: “Bodies Aren’t Ugly. Bullying Is.” Photo Series Challenges Us To Speak Out Against Body Shaming

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Plus Size Inspiration: “Bodies Aren’t Ugly. Bullying Is.” Photo Series Challenges Us To Speak Out Against Body Shaming “When we hate one type of body, we start to hate them all. We compare and critique, hating our failures and then hating others who appear to be more successful. Then we start to hate those who […]

Plus Size Entertainment News: Queen Latifah Talks About Weight, Past Alcohol Abuse And Having A Positive Outlook In The January 2014 Issue Of Good Housekeeping

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Plus Size Entertainment News: Queen Latifah Talks About Weight, Past Alcohol Abuse And Having A Positive Outlook In The January 2014 Issue Of Good Housekeeping Rapper-turned-actress and now talk show host, Queen Latifah (Dana Owens) is featured in the January 2014 issue of Good Housekeeping. Not only does she grace their cover, but she also shares […]

Plus Size Event News: The Body Love Conference Invites You To Embrace and Love The Skin You’re In Now

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Plus Size Event News: The Body Love Conference Invites You To Embrace and Love The Skin You’re In Now There’s an amazing event taking place in Tucson, Arizona on April 5, 2014. It’s called The Body Love Conference and it’s the brainchild of Jes Baker, founder of The Militant Baker Blog. Jes is known for being […]