stigma – MagazineNP

Teenagers and appearance: concerns amongst girls, boys, bullies and victims

The latest figures from the Good Childhood Report suggest that 34% of girls and 20% of boys are unhappy with their appearance; the report also suggests that bullying is likely…

Face-ism in 21st Century Visual Culture needs to be Eliminated

We were very sad to hear the news of the death of James Partridge on the 16th August 2020 (https://faceequalityinternational.org/news/james-announcement/). James was an amazing man, a true trail-blazer in his…

Who is at high risk of body dissatisfaction?

Bullying has been in the news, not least because it was Anti Bullying Week in the UK last week, so it’s a good time to revisit this great post from…

The Challenge of Writing About Colourism

Colourism, skin shade prejudice involving the preferential treatment of people with light skin within and between ethnic groups, affects the life chances of people of colour around the world and…