Fat Shaming

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

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    Jameela Jamil just reminded everyone how dangerous fatphobia really is

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

  • Chrissy Teigen and John Legend
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    Chrissy Teigen reminds us why we should never ask people about their weight

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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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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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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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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

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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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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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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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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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)
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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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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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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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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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Fashion

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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Amy Swales
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Life

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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Kayleigh Dray
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Kelly Clarkson teaches us how to handle body-shamers like a queen

And fans love her for it

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Plus-size model flawlessly calls out man for fat-shaming her on plane

“This is a fat person’s daily reality”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Amy Schumer’s badass response to designer who called her a “pig”

This is how you silence the trolls

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Kayleigh Dray
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Mary Berry reminds us why we must never ask people about their weight

When asked how she stays in shape, the Bake Off star’s response was heart-breaking

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Gigi Hadid made to cover up on catwalk as she wasn't “thin” enough

“She doesn’t really fit in”

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