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Teen Vogue: Give Us Images of Real Girls!

July 25, 2012


Via  SIGN THIS PETITION This past May, we staged our own photo shoot outside Seventeen Magazine’s Manhattan office; real girls demanding to see real girls in the pages of magazines. We were there with our co-SPARKteam member Julia to ask Seventeen to print one unaltered photo spread a month in their magazine. Teen girl-targeting […]

The War on ‘Teen Vogue’: Young Readers Escalate Campaign for More ‘Real Girls’

July 18, 2012


Source: The Daily Beast Teenagers are stepping up a fight for the magazine to show more realistic images of young women, claiming ‘perfect’ images can spark eating disorders and other problems. Abigail Pesta reports.   Does Teen Vogue digitally zap zits? The magazine’s photos of young women are at the center of a growing squall, […]