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Weight Stigma Is One Of The Last Socially Acceptable Forms Of Discrimination
A stigma expert explains why fat-shaming still happens, and why most of the ways we try to combat it don't work.
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What It's Really Like To Be Fat In A World That Hates Fat People
, Guest Writer
From the moment I begin my day, until I’m finally asleep again, I swallow so many indignities.
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What To Do If Your Doctor Fat Shames You
Advice from experts and patients who have been there.
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Every Fat Person, Healthy Or Not, Deserves Respect
, Guest Writer
Lots of fat people are healthy. Some fat people are unhealthy. All fat people deserve decency.
Fat-Shaming The Pregnant: How The Medical Community Fails Overweight Moms
Doctors sound dire warnings about having a baby, even though most overweight women give birth without a problem.
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Why This Woman Takes Hateful Comments From Trolls And Puts Them On Her Naked Body
Laura Delarato began to ponder why men online who are strangers feel they have the power to make women feel bad or attempt to dictate how we feel about our bodies.
Yes, 'Thin Privilege' Exists. This Viral Twitter Thread Explains It Perfectly.
"Hey, you don’t have to 'feel thin' to have thin privilege," writer Cora Harrington argues.
Fox News' Neil Cavuto Spends Nearly 10 Minutes Reading Fat-Shaming Hate Mail
The "Your World" host had called Donald Trump's behavior toward Putin on Monday "disgusting."
Ji Sub Jeong
I Am Fat. I Still Deserve Good Medical Care.
, Guest Writer
I have been prescribed weight loss as a treatment for everything from gallbladder disease to a shoulder injury.
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Woman Praises 'Hero' Who Stood Up To Fat-Shaming Seatmate During Flight
Savannah Phillips said she was heartbroken after she saw the man sitting next to her on a flight between Oklahoma and Illinois texting someone that he was sitting next to a “smelly fatty.”
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I Was Kicked Off The Harry Potter Ride For Being Too Fat For The Seats
It turns out Hogwarts absolutely condones this ― and so does the general public.
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Anne Hathaway Shuts Down Potential Body Shamers: 'It’s Not Me, It’s You'
The actress says she's gaining weight for a new movie role, and she's not having haters.
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Woman Who Bought $54 Worth Of Cupcakes To Spite A Fat-Shamer Is A True Hero
"I SPENT $54 ON CUPCAKES JUST TO BE A BITCH. HAPPY EASTER."
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Megyn Kelly Says Some Women 'Want To Be' Fat-Shamed; Twitter Screams
The "Megyn Kelly Today" host walked her comments back a day later, saying she "absolutely" doesn't support body-shaming.
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Trump Jokes Rep. Steve Scalise Getting Shot Was 'A Hell Of A Way To Lose Weight'
The president made the aside while praising Republicans for passing the tax bill.
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Why Is It Hard To Believe That Usher Would Have Sex With A Fat Woman?
The reaction to Usher's latest accuser reveals how deep society's negative beliefs about fat women go.
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Kim Kardashian Wore A Bikini *Gasp* And Piers Morgan Has A Problem With It
Cue the world collectively groaning.
5 Things You Need To Know About Fat Love
Fat, Fashionable Feminist Writer
Fat people can be happy and in love.
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Fat Shaming Can Literally Break Your Heart
Feeling bad about your body may increase risk of heart and metabolic diseases.
My Rude Coworker Called Me Fat (And It Changed My Life)
An XXL dude living in a slim fit world. Follow me on Instagra...
I vowed to take revenge.
OK, Can Peppa Pig Stop Fat-Shaming Daddy Pig All The Time?
Poor Daddy pig!
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