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The article, “Body talks: Manitobans share how they feel about their bodies” written by Shannon Cuciz and published in Global News on March 15th, 2017 addresses citizens from Manitoba discussing their feelings about their bodies. For example, a young woman named, Lara Rae, transgender women and her transition at the age of 51. She states the many pressures that came along with her transition.

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The media has grown enormously over the past 10 years. Tv shows, the news, movies, newspapers, social media sites and ads are all used to entertain, inform and stay connected with people across the globe. For the most part this is perceived in a good light. There is, however, a flip side to this. In the media today, there is an increasing amount of objectification and sexism towards women for heterosexual men to consume.

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White privilege is a very controversial topic in the world today that still remains up for debate and divides society into two parallel ways of thinking. White privilege can be seen as white people getting a sort of special treatment and an easier path to success than other minorities do. The article "White Privilege Needs to Own Up To Its Existence" by Lauren Messervey better exemplifies this with the example of Viola Davis and Nancy Lee Grahn. In Davis' acceptance speech at the Emmy's she mentioned the turbulence that African-American female actors face in Hollywood.

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