Posts tagged "teen activists"

Teen Activist Asks Hasbro To Market Easy-Bake Oven To Both Genders

When 13-year-old Mckenna Pope asked her 4-year-old brother Gavin what he wanted for Christmas, he answered “a dinosaur and an Easy-Bake Oven.” Best Christmas list ever, right? But Mckenna soon…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | December 4, 2012 - 8:30 am

Teen Activist Julia Bluhm Is Still Fighting Against Photoshop

A couple weeks ago we told you about an amazing 14-year-old activist named Julia Bluhm who wrote a petition to Seventeen magazine asking them to publish one unaltered photo spread…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 18, 2012 - 4:20 pm

Teen Activist Asks Seventeen Magazine To Skip The Photoshop

Julia Bluhm, a 14-year-old from Waterville, Maine, was hearing a lot of negative self-talk in her ballet class. Her peers often complained about feeling fat and exhibited signs of warped…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 1, 2012 - 9:40 am