Kerishma.

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Tag Archives: fatphobia

Attempt to Publish Book Celebrating Thin Women Misses the Point

In a world where fat women are refused medical care because of their weight, poorly represented in the media (when or if they’re represented at all), and constantly stereotyped as lazy, unhealthy, or unhygienic, … Continue reading

December 6, 2012 · 2 Comments

On the Utter Ridiculousness of the Discourse of Size and Health

Meet Sarah Robles. Dubbed the “Strongest Woman in America,” she is the highest ranked American weightlifter of either gender. She was headed to the London Olympics this past year, and … Continue reading

October 29, 2012 · 1 Comment

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