Self-Love as Privilege

Preface: This post is a bit of a wander through my thought fields. I'm not an academic feminist, as in I don't have any formal education in feminism. While I'm privileged to have a BA in English, I've never taken a course in critical thinking. I'm just spit-balling here (one of my favorite "Dodgeball" quotes),... Continue Reading →

The Language of Thin Privilege

Male privilege and white privilege are more broadly familiar concepts than thin privilege, and the basic idea is similar: thin or not-fat bodies have unearned societal benefits because of their thinness or not-fat-ness. The language of thin privilege may be something you've been searching for words for your whole life as a fat person, so... Continue Reading →

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