Reni Eddo-Lodge: Yoga needs to be wrenched away from the hyper-flexible, white elite few
It’s worth questioning why, over the years, the face of yoga has transformed into something that’s thin, white and blonde, paired with clean eating, and part of an aspirational lifestyle.
No, it’s not worth it.
As the anthropology course puts it, people do weird things, exam Friday.
Yoga really does have to become decolonised, wrenched away from the perception that it’s only for a hyper-flexible, super-thin and very white elite few.
Decolonised? You mean have the shit taken out of it?