So I feel a bit like a fraud sometimes, when I’m on here, blogging about fat acceptance and positive body image- but it’s not like I have all of that figure out and am always loving my body! 423 more words
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Thin privilege is the idea that just because people are skinny, that they somehow get special entitlements allotted to them. This isn’t entirely wrong, but only if you claim that everyone who is of “healthy” weight and under are all “thin.” Yes, you get more complements for being thin. 313 more words
Having good self-esteem is great. I’m all for that. Go right ahead and love yourself.
The trouble with this image, and a lot of other “positive” messages out there, is that it doesn’t really contradict the idea that a woman’s value is defined by her physical appearance. 194 more words