Activism

Calling All Artists: Enter NEDA's Birthday Card Contest!

Birthdays are special and we are giving you the opportunity to help the National Eating Disorders Association celebrate the birthdays of our wonderful supporters. 

Not Defined By...A Social Media Campaign Built From a Personal Story

By Rachel-Jean Firchau--I am basically your typical college student. I hate homework, love burritos, and have dreams of traveling the world and being successful.

Emma Stone Says Cut It Out With the Bodysnarking

In an interview with Seventeen, Emma Stone opens up about how she's been affected by comments about her weight and calls for an end to the body shaming.

Beyoncé's "Pretty Hurts" Video is Pretty Powerful

"Try to fix something, but you can't fix what you can't see. It's the soul that needs the surgery." Beyoncé's video uses beauty pageants as a metaphor for the pressures so many of us feel. [Trigger Warning]

Celebrate Realize Your Beauty Day on April 28th!

Catherine Weingarten interviewed Stacey Lorin Merkl, founder and Executive Director of Realize Your Beauty, an organization that celebrates body positivity through theater arrts.

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Proud2Bme is an online community created by and for teens. We cover everything from fashion and beauty to news, culture, and entertainment—all with the goal of promoting positive body image and encouraging healthy attitudes about food and weight.

This site was developed in partnership with Riverduinen and made possible by generous contributions from JPMorgan Chase, Globant, the University of Delaware, and The Hilda & Preston Davis Foundation.

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