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Fatspo

Fuck Pinterest's "Fitness" section and its photoshop and eating disorders. Eat that cupcake if you want it and love yourself. http://cmonfatso.com

Tristy Taylor: I created this video in response to all the fat hate in our culture right now. From Michelle Obama’s many comments about the “obesity epidemic” to the non-stop flood of trolls who jump at the chance to shame and attack fat people who are enjoying their bodies and living healthy and free. Hating someone “for their own good” has never worked. Fat people can be healthy. Fat people can lift heavy weights. I’m 38 years old. I weigh 300 lbs…

Big Sisters and Cheerios: You've seen Special K's pathetic attempt at appropriating body positive messaging, but you've never seen anything like MultiGrain Cheerios' new campaign that actually promotes healthy body image. Jennifer gives proper due to a company doing Body Acceptance right.

Rub a dub dub, let's talk about chub rub!

▶ Rachel Wiley - "10 Honest Thoughts on Being Loved by a Skinny Boy" - YouTube

18 Controversial Facts About Being Fat That You Need To Know << Great article with myth-busting links, for those new to fat/body acceptance, or for those who relinquishing fat bigotry in favour of understanding.

  • Michelle

    Great article. It is so sad that this type of prejudice (or any type of prejudice, for that matter) exists.

Seriously. I'm super gorgeous.

Dear non-fat friends | An open letter about talking to your fat friends

Reporter: "What made you lose 37 pounds?" Raven Symone: "The pressure of society." In an interview where someone told her that she looked beautiful, she said, "I was always beautiful, now I'm just thin."

FAT SHAMING RAGE - Article from The Punch about the disgusting The Biggest Loser i.e. humiliation, bullying and unhealthy practices posing as entertainment - By Kerri Sackville

Comment by previous pinner, that I agree with 100% : "Stop your f-ing lies. People in the past were absolutely the same as they are now: some were thin, some were fat, some were in between. Difference is, they were less neurotic about their size and more accepting of ALL sizes as beautiful. Oh, and they didn't have f-ing Photoshop."

(via The Nearsighted Owl: Reclaiming the Word Fat) "F-A-T. I am fat. My body is fat. I use the word fat. I own the word fat. I have reclaimed fat. It’s a word of empowerment and signifies the acceptance of my body and the right for it to exist. It’s the jiggle when I walk and the radical statement that I refuse to minimize myself."

Self Love

For the very first person that I know of to use my Fatspo board as fuel for their anorexia, @Iam Nobody.

The extended effects of yo-yo dieting