Feb 7, 2016; Santa Clara, CA, USA; Recording artist Usher on the field before Super Bowl 50 between the Carolina Panthers and the Denver Broncos at Levi's Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports
If we continue to use the term, we are failing victims, and should be ashamed of ourselves.
The reaction to Usher's latest accuser reveals how deep society's negative beliefs about fat women go.
If every bloke with a face like a dropped pie left sports journalism, there would be no sports journalism.
Model Natalie Hage was recently minding her own business on a flight when she noticed another passenger sending texts about her to a friend. The man, sat next to Hage, claimed he was leaving a "neck m...
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A billboard for a new 'Snow White' parody movie starring Chloe Grace Moretz has been slammed for fat-shaming. The movie poster for 'Red Shoes and the 7 Dwarfs' features a picture of a slim Snow White...
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A few years ago that kind of conversation would have destroyed me. But I only cried a little.
When it comes to the way people stigmatize different body shapes and sizes, words can hurt more than just your feelings. New research suggests they may have real health consequences. People who report...
WASHINGTON― There was a time in the early 1990s when it was considered cool for a woman to be so skinny her tights looked baggy around her legs. As magazines glamorized the "heroin chic" look, women's...
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'He’d walk by while we were eating. He put a lot of the girls down.'
There are terms tossed about in the media recently: "fat acceptance," "fat and fabulous," "fat-shaming." I am a woman of size. Fat. I don't follow up that word with a sparkly adjective because it isn'...