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4th May 2012

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Vogue Editors Vow Not to Employ Models with Eating Disorders (via Gawker)

Saw this on CNN today. No longer hiring models that are ” too thin”

fitvillains:

A step in the right direction? Thoughts?

via Gawker

The heads of Vogue’s 19 international editions have come together to form a six-point pact which promises, among other things, to stop the practice of working with models younger than 16, or those who, at the editors’ discretion, are determined to be suffering from an eating disorder.

“Vogue editors around the world want the magazines to reflect their commitment to the health of the models who appear on the pages and the wellbeing of their readers,” Condé Nast International chairman Jonathan Newhouse said in a statement.

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    Saw this on CNN today. No longer hiring models that are ” too thin”
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  5. narrowercurvesahead said: This is a step in the right direction, but they’ve said they won’t knowingly put a girl under 16 or with an eating disorder in their magazine. I’m sure they can screen for age, but how often will they unknowingly allow models with eating disorders?
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