Posts Tagged ‘Dr Samantha Thomas’

What’s The Deal With Hating Fat?

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Everyone has an opinion on body fat – some say fat will kill you, some say fat will give you cancer, some say fat is just fat, and some say fat is ugly. And there are as many opinions about fat people: lazy fat gluttons who have no self discipline, stuff their faces with junk…

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Fat Stigma and Social Justice with Dr Samantha Thomas

Fat Stigma and Social Justice with Dr Samantha Thomas Have you heard of fat stigma? If you’ve ever felt criticised or misunderstood, put down, ignored, ashamed or diminished because of your body size, that’s “fat stigma”. You’re not alone in feeling it either. I know it often feels like you are alone because the continual…

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