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Peta’s vegan sex ad shows it has tofu for brains

February 17, 2012

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Flirting with domestic violence imagery in your shock-tactic marketing is not the way to promote an animal-free diet Arwa Mahdawi guardian.co.uk, Thursday 16 February 2012 This article contains content of sexual nature. If you don’t like it, jog on. If you are still reading, it may have something to do with the fact that shock […]

So, men are obsessed with their bodies. Is that so bad?

January 31, 2012

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Male self-objectification has perhaps gone too far – but the compulsory self-loathing that came before was worse Mark Simpson guardian.co.uk, Tuesday 31 January 2012 David Beckham flaunts it in a 2008 advertising campaign for Giorgio Armani. Photograph: Kevin Sam/FilmMagic.com Back in the early 90s, when Loaded magazine and footie were conquering the culture, making it […]

So, men are obsessed with their bodies. Is that so bad?

January 31, 2012

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Male self-objectification has perhaps gone too far – but the compulsory self-loathing that came before was worse Mark Simpson guardian.co.uk, Tuesday 31 January 2012 David Beckham flaunts it in a 2008 advertising campaign for Giorgio Armani. Photograph: Kevin Sam/FilmMagic.com Back in the early 90s, when Loaded magazine and footie were conquering the culture, making it […]

Women plan protest against diet industry outside parliament

January 16, 2012

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Protesters say weightloss companies wreak havoc with appetites and rely on dieters’ repeated failures to make money Sophie Atherton and Rebecca Smithersguardian.co.uk, Sunday 15 January 2012 The Endangered Bodies protest group highlighted research saying 95% of dieters regain the weight or end up heavier. Photograph: Image Source/Alamy Women who say they have been failed by […]