Fat Shaming

Fat Shaming, breaking news, photos, comments, social media posts on this topic.

“It horrifies people that someone who is not seen as delicate or beautiful could dance”

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  • Kate Bottley on Gogglebox
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    Gogglebox’s Kate Bottley reminds us it’s never OK to comment on someone’s weight

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    Kelly Clarkson has a powerful self-love mantra for anyone who has been body-shamed

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    Woman almost drowns in viral video. Men still want to know what she's wearing

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Life

Why do we think it’s OK to publicly shame women on TV?

Laura Tobin isn’t the only TV meteorologist who has to put up with sexism at work.

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Jessica Rapana
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comedian Sofie Hagan
Stylist Live

This is why you have to see Sofie Hagan at Stylist Live LUXE

Comedian, author, liberationist and podcast host; Sofie's got it all... and we've got Sofie.

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Stylist Team
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James Corden fat shaming
Life

James Corden’s viral response to “fat-shaming needs to make a comeback” comments is brilliant

He delivered a candid and humurous statement.

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Hollie Richardson
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People

Stephanie Yeboah: “Why dating as a plus size woman in 2019 is so traumatic”

“To date while fat means one of three things: being humiliated, being ignored or being fetishised”

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Stephanie Yeboah
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Hollie Richardson
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Brittany Runs a Marathon: Jillian Bell is sick of being cast as the “fat best friend”

It's promising to be the next big indie film.

Jameela Jamil Twitter fat shaming
Life

Jameela Jamil is fed up of fat-shaming being “accepted as a norm” in the workplace

And so are we...

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Hollie Richardson
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broken plates
Opinion

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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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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Jameela Jamil
People

Jameela Jamil just reminded everyone how dangerous fatphobia really is

“Check yourself and your fatphobia at the door please.”

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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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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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

People

Melissa McCarthy keeps being fat-shamed, and her responses are always epic

The actress has always shut down the critics who want to comment on her appearance. Here's some of her best clapbacks to date

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Speak Up

Netflix’s Insatiable isn’t as bad as you thought it would be. It’s worse

We watched the fat shaming television show so you never, ever have to

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Doctor doing medical test
Life

This woman has used her obituary to criticise the doctors who fat-shamed her

“No one offered any support or suggestions beyond weight loss”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Aidy Bryant
Life

Finally, a television show that knows how to portray fat women

If you’re as troubled by Netflix’s Insatiable as we are, then you’re going to love the sound of this new series

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Dallas Roberts and Debby Ryan in a scene from Netflix's Insatiable
Life

Sorry Netflix, but your response to the Insatiable backlash isn’t good enough

The streaming service wants you to give their show a chance. But we think it’s fatphobic and dangerous

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Beauty

It’s 2018: why are spas still body-shaming women?

Stylist's Beauty Director Anita Bhagwandas on the shame that comes with asking for a bigger bathrobe

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Anita Bhagwandas
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Megan Murray
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Why are cheerleaders still being harassed and fat-shamed by the NFL?

One squad member alleges that her skin was duct-taped down because it "looked better"

Someone dared tell Jameela Jamil she was “too old” to make it in Hollywood
People

Someone dared tell Jameela Jamil she was “too old” to make it in Hollywood

“Too old, too ethnic, too fat”

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Kayleigh Dray
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