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I'm SO SICK of fat-shaming within the environmental movement.

I know I’ve written about this a bunch of times before, and I don’t really have any new scintillating analysis. I’m just pissed off.

In the past week, I’ve seen the following headlines from the two major environmental blogs I read: … 394 more words

Fat Acceptance

This week in fat news...

This author was fat shamed during a breast cancer scare – luckily she was fine and the doctors who treated her condition after this weren’t total doucherockets.   109 more words

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Tossing Sensible Shoes And Throwing Ice Water Over Fitness, Fat Acceptance and Universal Human Rights (Dolphins Included)

New York, NY

Sometimes the urge to write a descriptive headline gets the better of me.

A Productive Conversation

I foresee a moment: we’re sitting in a room together, and there’s one person in the group who pipes up with a spirited argument. 717 more words

No Resolution

Last week was the one year anniversary of my relocation to Chicago. I spent time reflecting on that experience a little bit, but mostly, like much of my life this year, it went by in a busy, foggy, unceremonious blur. 860 more words

Don't Assume

So in my last post, I gave away the fact that I’m passionate. Italian and passionate. The two go together like hand in glove. So when someone starts telling a friend of mine that the key to her happiness is more exercise and a better diet, because so much of rural living is unhealthy, my feathers get ruffled a bit. 425 more words

You didn’t invite your fat buddy to your cheesesteak party? Green Light Fat Rampage.

Lehigh Valley Live

A teenager upset that his friends didn’t invite him over to eat cheesesteaks in Hellertown allegedly dragged one of his buddies down a flight of stairs and kicked the victim in the face, according to court records. 203 more words

Dan Tobin

Fat America: Profiting off the Majority-Minority

A fundamental pillar of body diversity activism is the concept that fat people are a persecuted minority in this country. Statistically, people classified as “overweight” actually make up over two-thirds of the population… 594 more words

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