Body Shaming

Jameela Jamil with a tape measure between her teeth, symbolising the diet industry

Jameela Jamil’s response to Instagram’s new weight loss policy is a must-read

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    Demi Lovato just defied her body shamers with the most powerful bikini photo

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    Kelly Clarkson’s best Twitter takedowns: from body-shaming trolls to Michelle Obama bullies

  • Meghan Markle isn’t here for those sexist diet pill rumours, obviously
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    Meghan Markle isn’t here for those sexist diet pill rumours, obviously

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Jameela Jamil
People

Why Jameela Jamil’s new Good Place poster is such a big deal

“We have to stop setting standards for others that we ourselves don’t even meet.”

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Lauren Geall
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Let’s call those viral portion control plates what they really are – fatshaming

Who thought these were a good idea?

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA - FEBRUARY 24: Amanda Seyfried attends the 2019 Vanity Fair Oscar Party hosted by Radhika Jones at Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on February 24, 2019 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Tony Barson/FilmMagic)
People

Amanda Seyfried’s apology to Arielle Charnas teaches us a vital lesson about body-shaming

Amanda Seyfried criticised the “semi influencer” for perpetuating unhealthy body myths. Now, though, the actor has extended an apology…

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Kayleigh Dray
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Jada Sezer talks catcalling, societal pressures and sweaty hot yoga sessions
People

Jada Sezer talks catcalling, societal pressures and sweaty hot yoga sessions

“I feel the most sexy that I’ve ever felt after a hot yoga class, it makes me feel super confident and like I’ve got my life all together”

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Michelle Elman
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Michelle Elman
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Emily Atack gets real about dealing with fat-shaming bullies on Twitter

"I won’t bow to a stranger who felt a desire to call me out on my double chins”

Iskra Lawrence
People

Iskra Lawrence gets real about being fat-shamed as a 14-year-old model

“I learned there was something wrong with my body and the size of it,” explains the model. “I didn’t like it and wanted to change it”.

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Michelle Elman
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Calvin Klein model Billie Eilish
People

Billie Eilish’s video on body shaming proves how toxic comments can be

Her Calvin Klein advert has sparked conversation

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Hollie Richardson
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Anne Hathaway
Life

How celebrity fat-shaming affects women’s views of their own bodies

In a new study, psychologists explore how women are influenced by the treatment of famous female bodies in the media.

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Moya Crockett
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Demi Lovato
People

Demi Lovato just called out a fat shaming website for its “toxic” content

The singer opened a dialogue with the journalist in question to remind them that she is so much more than her weight.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Chrissy Teigen and John Legend
People

Chrissy Teigen reminds us why we should never ask people about their weight

“I'LL TAKE THESE POUNDS AND THIS FEELING!” she tweeted during a raw Q&A session.

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Kayleigh Dray
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People

Jesy Nelson is to explore body image and mental health in new documentary

"It's a subject really close to my heart"

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Megan Murray
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Emily Ratajkowski defends her friend from “crazy haters” in body-shaming row

Actor intervenes amid swimwear controversy

People

Florence Pugh just reminded us why we should never comment on a woman’s body

The Fighting With My Family star was called "chunky" in a review, and she isn't here for it

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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People

Jameela Jamil responds to critics who say she’s a bad advocate for body positivity

Some people have said that Jameela Jamil is “too skinny” to preach body positivity. This is her response

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Avon apologises after Jameela Jamil slams its “gross abuse” of women

“I want you all to look out for this gross abuse of the body positivity movement.”

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Susan Devaney
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Meghan Markle waving
People

The Sun reckons it’s spotted a famous face in Meghan Markle’s left knee

Stop the world, because we want to get off.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Emmy Awards 2018: Chrissy Teigen shuts down body-shamer from the red carpet
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Emmy Awards 2018: Chrissy Teigen shuts down body-shamer from the red carpet

The clapback queen strikes again…

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Kayleigh Dray
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How Jameela Jamil responded to the man who body-shamed her at the gym
People

Some guy tried to tell Jameela Jamil what to tweet about. Her response was brilliant.

The Good Place star’s powerful comeback has gone viral on social media, and for good reason

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Kayleigh Dray
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Man shames girlfriend for ordering a sandwich – and Twitter reacts accordingly

And women have shared their own stories, too

Fashion

Fashion brand responds to outrage over its body-shaming sweater

Revolve has been heavily criticised by Jameela Jamil and Tess Holliday, among others

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