Next: Why do nearly all media portrayals of anorexia depict well-to-do white females? Panelist Emilly Prado, who has written about the whitewashing of eating disorders for Marie Claire, kicks off a discussion of the universality of the condition of feeling pressured about body image.
And finally, when a Silicon Valley startup claimed it would replace the bodega with a vending machine, a cultural uproar ensued. Ashley Duchemin fills us in.
Meet our panelists: Ashley Duchemin is a production manager at Bitch Media and producer of the “Popaganda” and “Backtalk” podcasts. Emilly Prado is a freelance journalist and photographer. And Juan Ramirez is the producer of the “Racist Sandwich” podcast. Our host is Katherine Cole.