Body Positivity Hasn't Defeated the Thinspo Blog
To find out why, we spoke to a teen running one of Tumblr's most popular pro-anorexia pages.
Does Censorship on Social Media Do More Harm Than Good?
When Instagram censored pro-eating-disorder terms, it resulted in a soaring increase of pro-ED activity. If bans encourage bad behavior, what's the better option?
How Borderline Personality Disorder Put an End to My Party Days
When I was 19, my life became a waking nightmare, and even my doctor failed to understand what was wrong with me. Here's how I got better.
I Spent a Week Undercover in a Pro-Anorexia WhatsApp Group
The skeletal girls in it bowed before a mysterious leader known as "the goddess of emaciation."
I Catfished a Pedophile Who Was Posing as a Pro-Anorexia Coach
While researching the pro-ana community for an article, I stumbled across some evidence that these forums have become a hunting ground for sexual predators.
Laia Abril's Thinspiration Photos Are Unbearable
For her fanzine, the photographer examined how eating disorders make people self-destruct.
Rachel Segal Hamilton