Tag Archives: Body positivity

The case for getting naked this summer

Katrina Clarke | June 2 | CBC Life I’m sinking my feet into warm sand at Vancouver’s Wreck Beach on a recent Sunday when a slim, bronzed man catches my attention. I watch him, struck by how graceful, streamlined and … Continue reading

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#BigThighTwitter, the trending hashtag celebrating big thighs

Katrina Clarke | May 8, 2017 | CBC Life If you’re wondering why Twitter has been flooded with photos of women flaunting their big thighs lately, look no further. It’s all thanks to #BigThighTwitter, a hashtag that took Twitter by … Continue reading

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Toronto’s #bodypositive movement is growing

Katrina Clarke | May 9, 2016 | Toronto Star Karyn Johnson is used to big women stopping her on the street. “How did you find boots that fit your legs?” they’ll grill the Anna Nicole Smith look-alike, grabbing her arm. Or: … Continue reading

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Kate Middleton’s post-baby bump sparks debate over what ‘normal’ women look like after giving birth

Katrina Clarke | July 25, 2013 | National Post Criticism of the Duchess of Cambridge’s post-baby bump is sparking a global discussion about the need for greater understanding of what happens to women’s bodies during pregnancy. Before the new mother … Continue reading

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