Book Review: Body Positive Power by Megan Jayne Crabbe

Body positivity: it’s powerful. For Megan Jayne Crabbe — a.k.a. @bodyposipanda — it literally saved her life. Megan embarked on her first diet in elementary school, only to develop severe anorexia nervosa that threatened to take her life. Flash forward years later, and Megan discovered the body positivity movement on Instagram. Using body positivity to … Continue reading Book Review: Body Positive Power by Megan Jayne Crabbe

Fact Check: Gun Violence and Mental Health

“Mental illness and hatred pull the trigger,” Trump said, following two mass shootings in 13 hours. “Not the gun.” He then went on to suggest “involuntary confinement” for the mentally ill when “necessary.” As Buzzfeed’s headline declared, Trump blamed the shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio (three hours away from my apartment on … Continue reading Fact Check: Gun Violence and Mental Health