think about it
Your cart is empty
Thursday 4 July 2013
Featured Film Get Involved

fatland: the movie

No comments

‘I started daydreaming about a world with different beauty ideals from our own’, says film maker Tessa Musket about her 2012 film Fatland —  the story of a world where it’s cool to be fat. Fatland follows the life of Phoebe, a 19 year old girl who suffers from a disorder that prevents her from…
Read more

Monday 22 April 2013
Health Life Opinion

weighing in on the weight debate

Kaylia Payne
No comments

This is an article that I have been wanting to write for a long time, but have never known how to go about it. It was originally sparked by the fat acceptance movement – a movement designed to encourage acceptance of ALL body shapes. It is, for obvious reasons, a movement that I am strongly…
Read more

Tuesday 5 February 2013
Featured Opinion

the personal is political: feminism and weight loss

Katherine Klaus

On 1 January each year, many people wake up fully motivated to achieve the usual round-up of New Year’s Resolutions: meet someone special, quit smoking, change careers. By 1 February, most of these have been abandoned as we return to the comfort of ex sex, unshakeable nicotine addictions and our steady, if unexciting, jobs. Among…
Read more

Monday 17 December 2012
Featured Food Opinion

christmas theme week: all I want for Christmas is to have normal eating habits

Sonya Krzywoszyja

For those of us who celebrate it, Christmas is coming up. This time of year is fraught with difficulty for most of us. From December 1 onwards (even earlier in some cases – Christmas trees and decorations for sale in September is some kind of bullshit), those who don’t celebrate Christmas have to put up…
Read more

Monday 21 November 2011

if i can’t be skinny, please let all my friends be fat

Sonya Krzywoszyja

The other day I was searching around on Made It for a housewarming gift for friends of mine. In amongst the pages and pages of prints, cushions and homewares, I came across some tiles and fridge magnets with sayings on them. One of the sayings was: “If I can’t be skinny, please let all my…
Read more