Entries by Susie Orbach from 03/2012

Mining Bodies: The New Colonialism

| Posted 03.07.2012 | UK Politics

The relentless representation of beauty's limited aesthetic is denuding. Variety is effaced with uniformity, not just the uniformity of this year's fashion but the imperative of size, shape, color, height, skin tone. Instead of relishing in the diverse beauties that cultures all over the world engender, we are dominating them with our own.