Fatphobia and the Nike mannequin

I’m sure you’ve all seen the plus-size mannequin that was brought to Nike’s flagship store in London. The introduction of this human-shaped plastic dummy has caused quite a stir and been accompanied by hefty media attention. In particular, Tanya Gold’s article on the Telegraph has been the subject of heated debate. Her article, titled “obese

The Dangers Of Haul Culture

A haul, in the social media age and blogosphere, is a post or video talking through a number of items that one has purchased (usually clothing or makeup). If you were to type the word ‘haul’ into your Youtube search bar you would find a plethora of videos titled ‘Huge Spring Haul’ or ‘Massive Clothing