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“Disordered” by Dominique Blakely

A psycho physiological disorder usually occurring in young women that is characterized by an abnormal fear of becoming obese, a distorted self-image, a persistent unwillingness to eat, and severe weight loss. Self-induced vomiting, excessive exercise, malnutrition, amenorrhea, and other physiological changes often accompany it. That’s basically it. Well actually no, it isn’t. There are many


No humans were physically harmed in the making of this advertisement, but many were insulted, demeaned and generally pissed off.   Our society, and many/most others, suggest that if a woman doesn’t restrict, mold or control her body she will be overwhelming, out of control, unattractive…animal-like. Why is it ok to demean women while promoting

Check out our brand new Gallery of Offenders and Gallery of Winners!

The moment you’ve been waiting for has arrived: It’s time to announce the 2010 About-Face Gallery of Offenders and Gallery of Winners! From pre-pubescent pageant queens to disembodied derrieres, the offenders were in rare (often Photoshopped) form this year. We had a tough time narrowing down the ads, shows, videos, movies and more to a

Gallery of Offenders: Treating animals ethically, but what about women?

Questions to Consider:   * What is this ad trying to convey? * Who is this ad’s intended audience? * What does a woman’s body have to do with the ethical treatment of animals? What We Think: They may be called People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, but it’s hard to remember the last