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This Latina Model Has A Growing Clothing Line For ALL Women

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Denise Bidot is one of the world’s most famous plus-size models, and she is taking a stand for body positivity like never before. The Puerto Rican-Kuwaiti model, who was raised in Miami, wants everyone to know that There Is No Wrong Way To Be A Woman.

Denis Bidot is a plus-sized model with a mission: making women comfortable with their bodies.

As a part of her mission, Bidot is posting photos of herself on Instagram without any retouching.

And she looks damn good doing it.

She has also started a clothing brand called There Is No Wrong Way To Be A Woman.

ITS HERE ??? #Repost @thereisnowrongwaytobeawoman ・・・ Welcome! “There Is No Wrong Way To Be A Woman” campaign has officially launched and I couldn’t be happier! The movement creates a safe place for women from all stages in life to come together without judgment. It’s my home of self-love and confidence and I’m so excited to open the door to everyone who feels inspired and wants to carry on the message! Over the next few weeks I’m going to feature the “There Is No Wrong Way To Be A Woman” Class of 2016. This diverse group of women range in age from 18 to 60, sizes 2 to 22, and come from all ethnic and cultural backgrounds. Their differences are exactly what make them beautiful! I encourage you to visit and read their stories about what being a woman means to each one of them. I promise, you will be inspired. In fact, I’d love for you to be a part of the extended Class of 2016 by sharing your stories using the hashtag #NoWrongWay. Post pictures and videos of you and all the fearless women you know and be sure to tag @thereisnowrongwaytobeawoman. Or send your videos to for a chance to be featured on the website! Can’t wait to hear your inspiring stories!

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“The strength of a woman is unparalleled and society’s definition of beauty often overshadows it,” Bidot wrote on the website. “I want to show that not only are we strong, but our differences are exactly what makes us beautiful. After all, a rainbow would be pretty boring if it was just one color and size.”

Originally, Bidot wanted to be an actor. But she was constantly turned down for roles because of her weight, according to The Cut.

“I actually moved to L.A. in 2005, and I wanted to be an actress. I would go out on all these Disney show auditions, and it was so easy to be yourself,” Bidot told The Cut. “Then I turned 18, moved to California, and was constantly being told that I needed to lose weight. I was like, ‘Look, I should be enough. Why is talent not enough?'”

Now, it’s important to know that her campaign is not anti-straight-size women. It is an inclusive campaign aimed at accepting women of all sizes and colors.

“I get asked all the time that we don’t look the same as straight-sized models and I am like, ‘Why does it have to be a versus.’ Why does it have to be straight-sized vs plus-sized,” Bidot told E! News. “I think it is one big industry. I am doing amazing things. I have to say we work out, we run around town, we most of the time are traveling so it’s hard not to be running through airports. We are just us.”

Bidot never expected to be a model until a chance encounter with a photographer.

According to her interview with The Cut, Bidot was doing makeup for a plus-sized model when the photographer asked if she would be interested in modeling. This was after the model had given up on her acting career.

“Shortly after I shot the images with her, she started getting calls like, ‘Who is this girl? Who is she signed to? What’s she doing,'” Bidot recalled to The Cut. “I ran through the door and realized what an amazing opportunity it was.”

She credits social media with the wider acceptance and success of plus-sized models and for the success of her own body positivity campaign.

“Social media had put the power back in the consumer’s hands,” Bidot told The Cut. “[Modeling] is a way to speak up, be recognized, and to be that person that I never had growing up.”

READ: Paraguay’s Miss Gordita Beauty Pageant Puts Plus-Size Women Center Stage

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A Four Letter Word Is What Vicente Fox Has For Donald Trump


A Four Letter Word Is What Vicente Fox Has For Donald Trump


It’s no secret that former Mexican president Vicente Fox isn’t a Donald Trump supporter. Earlier this year, reporters asked for his opinion on Trump’s proposed wall. Fox was surprisingly chill about it.


And of course, we all responded like this.

In that same interview, Fox called Trump a “false prophet” and a crazy person who doesn’t know what’s going on in the world.

That was earlier this year, and Vicente Fox has had time to reflect on his opinions. So when asked by the same reporter about Trump’s visit to Mexico this week, the former president had a more diplomatic response ready…


Fox’s words were also directed at current Mexican president, Enrique Peña Nieto, who could have used the opportunity to stand up to Trump and defend the people of Mexico. In Vicente’s opinion, this should have been Peña’s response to Trump, but of course EPN dropped the ball.

Unlike Trump, Vicente hasn’t changed his tune towards the wall. In the last year, Trump has gone from leading chants of “BUILD THAT WALL!”


And telling us where the money will come from:


But when meeting with Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto (the most powerful man in the country — aside from the cartel leaders and Carlos Slim) Trump wilted when reporters asked him point blank about the wall:


EPN later refuted this on Twitter, even though he stood back silent when he had the actual chance to speak up on NATIONAL TELEVISION.

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Strong words from a guy sitting at a computer (and I get the hypocrisy of me making that statement).

Considering Trump is a Republican, and they tend to frown on handouts, it makes sense that Trump is having a hard time asking Mexico a.k.a. “minorities” for money.


Trump should do what I do when I ask my roommates for rent money: send a private PayPal or Venmo request to Mexico.

Credit: @curlupndye / Instagram
CREDIT: Credit: @curlupndye / Instagram

Just don’t send it to Vicente Fox, cause we already know how he feels.


Check out the former Mexican president’s recent interview here.

READ: This Dude Sums Up What Everyone Is Saying About Trump’s Visit To Mexico

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