Bodies should be praised for the amazing feats they accomplish every second of the day, not for how they look in a bikini. So rather than shaming thinness to empower "real" women, Emily Heist Moss asks: Can't we all just get along?
A few weeks ago, a Facebook friend I respect -- we’ll call her Tina -- a woman with whom my opinions usually align, posted this comment next to a site for plus-sized bikinis:
“Fleshy is sexy! Women are not meant to have bodies like 14-year-old boys...This is what most women look like...Beautiful!”