Fat Shaming

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

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  • Jameela Jamil
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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

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

    “Too old, too ethnic, too fat”

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    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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  • People

    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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  • People

    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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  • People

    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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Life

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

    And fans love her for it

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  • Life

    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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  • People

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

    This is how you silence the trolls

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  • People

    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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  • Fashion

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

    “She doesn’t really fit in”

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