thisisthinprivilege: Thin privilege is not having to listen to people discuss how “weird” it is that a long time ago, your body type used to be considered beautiful.
Never underestimate the huge middle finger you are giving to the world when you...– Frances Lockie (via burningangyl)
thisisthinprivilege: Thin privilege is not being told “we have really great accessories” by a store clerk when you walk in. When I ask what size a store carries and they don’t carry my size, I generally hear “We have larger sizes online!” To this I always answer “I don’t buy from stores who want my money, but don’t want me to be seen buying from them.” I generally get a disgusted “you can’t...
Why the "Fat Is Unhealthy" Argument is so...
redefiningbodyimage: submitted by absolutelyarsenic: We’ve all heard it before. “Being overweight or obese isn’t healthy.” “This is a medical issue.” “I’m just concerned for your health.” For the most part, if a serious medical issue is being discussed, people offer half-hearted advice, which is good, considering most of them aren’t doctors. But once weight comes into play, suddenly...