This fall, New York City becomes the first city in the nation to tackle the issue of girls’ self-esteem and body image. Recognizing that girls as young as 6 and 7 are struggling with body image and self-esteem, (over 80% of 10-year-old girls are afraid of being fat and by middle school, 40-70% of girls are dissatisfied with two or more parts of their body), New York City is launching a self-esteem initiative to help girls believe their value comes from their character, skills, and attributes – not appearance.
HOLY SHIT DISABILITY REPRESENTATION IN A MAINSTREAM BODY ACCEPTANCE CAMPAIGN
LOOK AT THOSE DESCRIPTORS
LOOK AT HOW THEY’RE CUMULATIVELY UNIQUE AND APPLICABLE TO LOTS OF PERSONALITIES
LOOK AT HOW THERE IS MORE THAN ONE ADJECTIVE
LOOK AT HOW IT’S NOT JUST “BEAUTIFUL” BUT IT’S ALL THE THINGS THAT ADD UP TO BEAUTIFUL