It Goes Beyond #Curvy: Instagram's X-Rated Content Battle

By Beejoli Shah

The tricky game that the photo app is constantly fighting is also affecting body-positive messaging.

Instagram has gone after what seems to be the most innocent of hashtags: #curvy. While users can still choose to tag their photos with hashtag, a search for it yields "No posts found" – Instagram's way of letting users know that the phrase has been banned.

Outcry was near immediate, with many Instagram users taking to Twitter to vent their frustrations at what they...

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