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RadioActive—Pretty Hurts: Media and Body Image

RadioActive—Pretty Hurts: Media and Body Image

About the show

Playing tracks by

Ricky Eat Acid.

The current social construct of beauty on the American populous has created an unhealthy body image for US Citizens regardless of age. For a population that is 70% overweight, the goal to look like Ken or Barbie is becoming exceedingly less healthy which has some reporters begging the question "If pretty hurts, are we doing it wrong?" Current UM C&SC Master's student Ana Mantica will be on-air to explain.

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