Tag Archives: fat-shaming

Photo of the Day: Awesome vandal edits fat-shaming plastic surgery billboard

TweetAnn Arbor Plastic Surgery advertises with a billboard which reads, “Friends don’t let friends muffin top.” Recently, an unknown vandal preaching self-love made some alterations: Tweet
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Feministing Jamz: Plus-size fashionistas remake Beyoncé’s “***Flawless”

Tweet Plus-size fashionistas GabiFresh, Nadia Aboulhosn, and Tess Munster give an awesome “eff you” to their fat-phobic haters in this remake of Beyoncé’s “***Flawless” video. Tweet
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Weekly Feminist Reader

Tweet New campaign works to humanize horrifying reproductive rights statistics. On Tuesday, activists will gather before the Supreme Court as it takes up two challenges to the contraception coverage mandate and decides whether your birth control is your boss’s business. Tomorrow, join us and repro health advocates for a digital Google Hangout rally! “Birth control is [...]
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White privilege, the new girl in yoga class, and the intersections of fat discrimination

Tweet When I first read Jen Caron’s piece about the fat black woman in her yoga class, I cracked up. Perhaps I’ve been desensitized to white people finding issue with black people when they share spaces that they subconsciously accept to be for whites only–6 years at predominantly white universities will do that to you. [...]
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Gabby Sidibe throws expert shade at weight critics

Tweet After her Golden Globe appearance, Gabourey Sidibe was the target of some nasty comments about her weight and general appearance. Gabby, who broke onto the scene for her role in Precious and was a regular on this season of American Horror Story: Coven, had a couple of slick responses ready. To people making mean [...]
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