Body Positivity

Op-Ed

I Stopped Trying to Make Sex a Performance and Started Loving Myself

I wonder what it would be like to just be natural, without pretending to be your “best,” “hottest” self to a partner.
Aluna Francis
3.31.19
feminism

Why Is Mainstream Feminism Chasing Its Own Tail?

Lately, it's felt like many of the 'feminist' issues brought to light by journalism and publishing are conversations we've already had.
Lauren O'Neill
2.12.19
Body Positivity

Dancing in a Body-Positive Strip Show Taught Me How to be Fat and Sexy

Growing up, I always felt sexiness was something reserved for thin people. Stripping helped change that.
Alison Stevenson
1.29.19
women

Athletic Women Talk About the Abuse They Receive

"I've been called a man and a bull, and told that no guy will ever want to go out with me."
Alba Carreres
9.19.18
Beauty

I Love My Big Boobs, But Bra Shopping Is a Nightmare

While we’re celebrating women of all shapes, let’s make big bras less horrible.
Atoke
8.15.18
relationships

We Asked People How They Feel About Casual Nudity with Sexual Partners

"It’s a way to be free and not sexualized," says one person. Another just doesn't have air conditioning.
Leila Ettachfini
7.16.18
Beauty

This Photographer Takes Beautiful Portraits of People with Acne

After years of suffering from first hand experience, Peter DeVito wants to end the stigma surrounding spots.
Tish Weinstock
4.6.18
sculpture

Casual Nude Sculptures Show Women Getting Cozy in Themselves

Shona McAndrew sculpts plus-sized ladies who are at home in themselves.
Gabrielle Bruney
8.10.17
Photography

A Nude Photo Series Imagines a World Without Clothes

Berlin-based artist Sophia Vogel photographs real people doing everyday things in the buff.
Dyllan Furness
5.23.17
Sex

Legendary Sex Educators Staged a Free Sidewalk Sex Clinic in Athens

Annie Sprinkle and Elizabeth Stephens facilitate spontaneous sex talks on the streets of Athens.
Maya-Roisin Slater
5.17.17
Beauty

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love My FUPA

"Body positivity" is bullshit if it's only positive about a certain type of plus-size body. And if I want to change that, I need to expose the one thing I've always been afraid of: my gut.
Alison Stevenson
3.21.17
Comics!

[NSFW] Voluptuous 'Thicc' Goddesses Get Their Due in REEG's Illustrations

The London-based artist exclusively draws and cherishes one thing: curvy women.
TCP Staff
2.8.17
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