1. Plus-size? More Like My Size | Ashley Graham
2. Empowerment through confidence | Harnaam Kaur
Harnaam Kaur is an advocate for mental health, body image, LGBTQIA issues, body positivity, and anti-bullying activist. She was diagnosed with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, causing an imbalance of hormones, and spent her youth removing the unwanted body hair to avoid taunts from her peers. But after years of hiding, she decided to embrace her body.
3. I Don’t Want Children – Stop Telling Me I’ll Change My Mind | Christen Reighter
Christen Reighter writes and performs as a poet and essayist, focusing primarily on social justice issues.From a young age, she knew she didn’t want kids, in spite of the insistence of many people (including her doctor) who told her she’d change her mind. In this powerful talk, she shares her story of seeking sterilization – and makes the case that motherhood is an extension of womanhood, not the definition.