Published Saturday, 13 February 2010
Body Acceptance , Body Image , Fat , Fat Acceptance , Fat Activism , Fatadelic , Rants , Size Acceptance
Tags: discrimination, hateful, hypocrisy, ice cream, moral panic, moral superiority
Over at MomGrind, the blogger is making unfounded judgements about a fat girl “overdosing on sugar” or some such nonsense. (Thanks Bri, for the pointer to the discussion). The comments on the post are now closed because some uppity fatties have been taking her to task (yay, team!) but I will not be denied my 2 cents.
Uh, this might get a bit lengthy, because I have a LOT of spare change.
Are you listening, MomGrind?
Continue reading ‘Her crime? Eating while fat.’
Published Thursday, 29 November 2007
Body Image , Depression , Fat , Fat Acceptance , Fat Activism , Fatadelic , HAES , Rants , Size Acceptance
Tags: discrimination, doctors, fat, health, medical professionals
Inspired by Shapely Prose’s initiative: the First Do No Harm blog, I am re-posting an entry from my old blog which covered some of my own experiences of medical discrimination against fat people. Each of these experiences left me emotionally shattered, shamed and distrustful of doctors. Thankfully, I now have a GP who has never mentioned my weight.
Continue reading ‘Fat and Physicians – my own experiences’