Fat Shaming

James Corden fat shaming

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

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

  • Brittany Runs a Marathon
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    Brittany Runs a Marathon: Jillian Bell is sick of being cast as the “fat best friend”

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

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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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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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Jameela Jamil
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Jameela Jamil just reminded everyone how dangerous fatphobia really is

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

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Demi Lovato
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Dallas Roberts and Debby Ryan in a scene from Netflix's Insatiable
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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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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

Life

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"

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Megan Murray
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Someone dared tell Jameela Jamil she was “too old” to make it in Hollywood
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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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NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 05: Actress Claire Danes is seen arriving at 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert' on February 5, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Raymond Hall/GC Images)
People

Claire Danes confirms pregnancy on Howard Stern’s show – and his response is grim AF

Yet another example of the blatant sexism women are subjected to on a daily basis

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Kayleigh Dray
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Anne Hathaway has a message for fat-shaming trolls everywhere

The actress is gaining weight for a new role, so keep your comments about her body to yourself

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Kayleigh Dray
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How Call The Midwife’s Helen George shut down fat-shaming Twitter troll

The viewer had demanded that BBC One bosses put the actress on a diet

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Kayleigh Dray
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Headteacher tells girls not to wear leggings if they're above a size 6

“Even though you’re not fat, you look fat”

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Moya Crockett
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This wedding range has a pretty dismal message for brides-to-be

Because everyone is “slimming down for the gown”, right?

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Your Fat Friend discusses what it’s like to fly as “a very fat person”

You need to read this eye-opening Twitter thread

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