Censorship has become a very sensitive topic to many people and it has come up in our daily conversations because of how many questions that it can raise. When it comes to the media, especially, content is censored in order to protect individuals from any harmful material. It is clearly an important factor of our… Continue reading What is the Root of the Problem with Censorship?
I believe that there are many things that are censored now that should not be, but there are also things that are not censored and they should be. If I were in charge, and in a perfect world I think that the ideas of racism, misogyny, and homophobia should all be censored. I would also… Continue reading Censorship Final
In recent years, body shaming has become more and more of an issue especially in the media. Women are subjected to look a certain way because of how the media portrays the 'perfect body.' With the media basically telling men and women how they should or should not look leads to people feeling like they… Continue reading Enough is enough
Over the past two weeks in class we have been talking about someone or a group of people being censored because of how they look, act or any body modifications they may have. There were many different topics talked about throughout the discussion and I really enjoyed reading all of them! The topic I chose… Continue reading “The Disney Look”
Justin Bieber photoshopped I decided to expand on my discussion post about body image in the media and the false body image expectations embedded into the minds of young girls everywhere due to enhanced or manipulated advertisements. The average female fashion model wears a size two or four, while the average American woman wears a… Continue reading False Body Image Advertising
World famous tennis player Serena Williams is one of the many talented athletes that has faced some form of censorship for the wrong reasons, at least in my opinion. In the 2018 French Open Serena Williams decided that she was going to wear whar is known as the "catsuit" designed and created by Nike. If… Continue reading The Infamous Catsuit.
For my Censorship Analysis #3 podcast, I continued and concluded my discussion on tattoo censorship in South Korea. I started off by reiterating who my focus was for my discussion, who was offended by the person of focus and how the person of focus responded to the censorship. I then went on to talk about… Continue reading South Korean Tattoo Censorship Conclusion
In my discussion Cycle 3 post I discussed how celebrities such as Kim Kardashian posts photos of her body on instagram and she gets censored and hassled by other users/fans. The topic of censoring peoples body image and appearance were all discussed in my last post. Kim Kardashian posted a nude photo of herself on… Continue reading Social Media Censoring
In this podcast we explore the taboo surrounding body modification and the stigma behind them in the workforce. In the U.S. tattoos are still seen as unprofessional, even though 40% of millennials, those who are most looking to start their career paths, have multiple tattoos. Outside of our borders, countries like China are prohibiting actors… Continue reading The tattoo taboo: exploring body modification censorship
The NBA is a business that continues to grow successfully as entertainment across the world. Hundreds of millions of dollars are made just from sponsorships and license agreements every year for the league. Brand deals are taken seriously in the NBA. Shoe deals are very common with all of the athletes, and now the majority… Continue reading Body Censorship in the NBA