Images of what is ‘beautiful’ are flung at the public from all types of media. Billboards, TV ads, pop-ups ads online, magazines at your dentist’s waiting room all carry highly artificial and unrealistic pictures of women and men. This creates a sense of inadequacy within people about their appearance, weight. It causes serious problems especially … [Read more…]
Dear women of India,
I hope you will soon learn to laugh at the ads which endorse the notion that having lighter brown skin makes you more beautiful than you are already. It certainly won’t get you a job or help you find the love of your life. Not only is it ridiculously unrealistic, it is also racist.
She is the wind you cannot capture, the fire you cannot hold, She has the strength of the earth but she flows She is a woman. The radiance of the sun and the beauty Of a tree’s silhouette When she smiles, the world blooms The stars sparkle brighter, and water gurgles in delight. And when … [Read more…]