Teenagers can do good things. A school project has turned into a star-studded charity walk for two Macleod College year nine students. The charity has already raised $1000 for Olivia Newton-John’s Cancer and Wellness Centre Appeal. "There are probably more compassionate, motivated, caring teens out there than ratbags. It’s just unfortunate that society tends to focus so much on the negative."
I am Malala: The Girl Who Stood up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban. 'When the Taliban took control of the Swat Valley, one girl spoke out. Malala Yousafzai refused to be silenced and fought for her right to an education.
Why must i be fat and ugly was my mantra through two eating disorders, anorexia nervosa, bulimia and body image distortions, laxative abuse for over 30 years. Recovering memories of childhood molestation healed the root causes.
I chose this picture to represent the common issue people face with insecurity about their bodies. Although the girl is skinny physically, mentally she sees herself as the girl in the mirror and remains insecure about her body image.