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Fighting fit! Brave woman, 24, who beat cancer as a child and fought the Taliban as a teenager signs up for the Army AGAIN

Fighting fit! Brave woman, 24, who beat cancer as a child and fought the Taliban as a teenager signs up for the Army AGAIN

Patti Smith  >>  It thinks it is, and tries to be, but meanwhile real life with lots of positive, uplifting, brave and just plain ordinary things go on.

Patti Smith >> It thinks it is, and tries to be, but meanwhile real life with lots of positive, uplifting, brave and just plain ordinary things go on.

A coalition against the sexualization of girls in our culture.  Great thoughts.  Great resources.

A coalition against the sexualization of girls in our culture. Great thoughts. Great resources.

CNN piece on Brave Miss World

'Brave Miss World' charts beauty queen's activist path

CNN piece on Brave Miss World

The remake of Merrida gives her a tamed mane of red curls, a plunging neckline, a narrowed waistline and an angled face. Her bow and arrow has also been removed. Merida wasn't created to be admired, but to be a positive and active force of her own fate. She ripped off the metaphorical dress that represented the confines of society which is now threatening to confine her again.

‘Sexy Merida’ Pulled by Disney After Backlash

The remake of Merrida gives her a tamed mane of red curls, a plunging neckline, a narrowed waistline and an angled face. Her bow and arrow has also been removed. Merida wasn't created to be admired, but to be a positive and active force of her own fate. She ripped off the metaphorical dress that represented the confines of society which is now threatening to confine her again.

"The comparison game is most prevalent in this arena of appearances. We tend to sugarcoat the lives of others based on appearances, while beating down our own lives based on what we see, which is a lot more messy and real."

"The comparison game is most prevalent in this arena of appearances. We tend to sugarcoat the lives of others based on appearances, while beating down our own lives based on what we see, which is a lot more messy and real."

Lisa Ling, 37, is a journalist who is fearless and brave in all that she does. As a special correspondent for CNN, The Oprah Winfrey show, and the host of National Geographic Explorer, Lisa goes out of her way to get to the root of issues, be it bride-burning in the Democratic Republic of the Congo or shark fishing in Costa Rica. She currently has her own show on OWN called Our America with Lisa Ling. This Chinese-American is one of the most influential women in the world of journalism…

Lisa Ling, 37, is a journalist who is fearless and brave in all that she does. As a special correspondent for CNN, The Oprah Winfrey show, and the host of National Geographic Explorer, Lisa goes out of her way to get to the root of issues, be it bride-burning in the Democratic Republic of the Congo or shark fishing in Costa Rica. She currently has her own show on OWN called Our America with Lisa Ling. This Chinese-American is one of the most influential women in the world of journalism…

I want to file a complaint and please don't disregard this issue. About 75 years ago men couldn't be topless in public however in the early 1930s a group of men gathered on Coney Island to fight for their right to swim and sunbathe shirtless in swim trunks. In 1935 another group of brave male protesters got themselves arrested in Atlantic City for hitting the beach while baring their torsos. In 1936 men legally gained the right to show their nipples in public. In 2015 bare-chested protesters…

I want to file a complaint and please don't disregard this issue. About 75 years ago men couldn't be topless in public however in the early 1930s a group of men gathered on Coney Island to fight for their right to swim and sunbathe shirtless in swim trunks. In 1935 another group of brave male protesters got themselves arrested in Atlantic City for hitting the beach while baring their torsos. In 1936 men legally gained the right to show their nipples in public. In 2015 bare-chested protesters…

In the past year, there have been a number of brave women who spoke up and brought attention to the issues among body image in our society. These women have acted in heroic ways!

11 People Who Helped Us Love Our Bodies More In 2013

In the past year, there have been a number of brave women who spoke up and brought attention to the issues among body image in our society. These women have acted in heroic ways!

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