We could all use more radical self-love in our lives.
But when it comes to body acceptance, that can be difficult — especially for people who have bodies existing outside the “socially acceptable” norm
Whether it’s skin color, size or disability, body appearance can be a major source of judgment and discrimination. Loving yourself even in the face of all of that negativity is incredibly important, as is encouraging and supporting self-acceptance for people who have marginalized identities that aren’t your own.
Hashtags have become a popular way for the social media-savvy to come together and advocate for body inclusion. Using photos of themselves to spread messages of radical body positivity, these users have created online communities that are helping to start a major self-love dialogue. Read more…
Source: Mashable Social Media