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Hoda Afshar, Refugees and Moving beyond the Demon-Angel Paradigm

I love Hoda Afshar's portraits and  videos from Manus Island (it's Australia's Refugee Devil's Island - you go in but you n...

Thursday, 21 March 2013

Sam Learning's Anorexic Girl Avatars

 


Ok, forgive me.This is from an online study site in the UK called Sam Learning. I know they are trying but really having so many girl avatars with hands on their hips looking anorexic - is that a good thing for 11 or 12-year-old (or any age girl) to be looking at. There is a mix but it's nowhere near what the mix is for the boys - in pose, in dress, in body shape. Normalise it!

http://goodlawd.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/Model-Isabelle-Caro-Anorexia.jpg