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What Fat Acceptance is NOT

There’s a lot of misunderstanding about what Fat Acceptance is about.  I’ve encountered this both in my personal life, and through reading the various FA and anti-FA blogs that are strewn about the internet.   1,198 more words


Feminist P*rn Conference 2014

Words by Carly

I had the chance to check out the 2nd Annual Feminist Porn Conference presented by The Mark S. Bonham Centre for Sexual Diversity Studies… 590 more words


Fear and Loathing (and Jealousy) in BrisVegas

Well… for all of you who have yet to see it, Jasmin Lill has done another excellent interview for News.com.au.  I’m going to link to… 323 more words


Hashtag Activism - A Sign of Strength

Something awesome is happening on Twitter right now.  Born of a conversation between @fatbodypolitics and @mazzie, the hashtag #notyourgoodfatty was born, and it has been picked up by fat women (and a sprinkling of men) all over the world.  181 more words


Huh. Never had to delete something that wasn't spam before.

I got my first angry comment the other day. It was mostly unintelligible, to be honest, but it was railing against Health at Every Size, and Regan Chastain of… 686 more words


Still Fat, Not Crying

Full disclosure: I started this blog around 2012 while locked in a never-ending shame spiral, the intention of it being to publicly self-flagellate and humiliate myself for daring to remain what I’ve been all my life: FAT. 412 more words

Fat Acceptance

Care of Magical Creatures

Boy oh boy, what a busy few days it has been since the magazine piece came out in That’s Life!  My inbox has been chockas, I’ve had all these new people wanting to friend me on Facebook, I’ve had several media requests and all my other social media platforms have taken off too.  1,296 more words