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Fat People Should Not Be Allowed to Vote

Obesity causes a number of health issues; increased risk of cancer, heart disease, diabetes, joint damage, and so on. But among the long list of negatives you will find respiratory issues, a very cautionary sign. 333 more words

Social Justice

Explore how global obesity crisis has exploded in past 40 years | New Scientist ...

The number of people in the world who are obese has risen from 105 million in 1975 to 641 million in 2014. See where they live … 21 more words


How do you see me?

A dear friend of mine and a Tampa Bay Moms Group fitness challenge participant posted this article in our group this morning- On Concern For Your Fat Friend’s Health… 925 more words

Weight Loss

Help Get This Fatty to New Zealand!

Well, I’m tickled pink to announce that I have been accepted to present a paper at the 2016 New Zealand Fat Studies: Identity, Agency and Embodiment Conference in Palmerston North in June.  480 more words

A Tribute to Nurse Kellye

Do you ever watch an old TV show that you thought you knew really well, and find a whole bunch of new things about it that you missed when you first watched it?  1,064 more words

Street Harassment - An Update

Just a quick place holder and update for anyone who is interested.

The man who harassed me on Friday afternoon has been positively identified by police and I am happy with their handling of the case, so I have closed down the post seeking his identification. 142 more words

Dear Ashley Graham

Dear Ashley Graham,

Please stop.  Just… stop.  Look, I know you’re the hot name of the moment in plus-size models and you’re getting a lot of media and marketing attention.  1,152 more words