I was put on my first diet at eight years of age, and I dieted on and off until I was twenty-eight. These are the questions we should be asking. I want fat prejudice and stigma to be recognised. I note them here to show that fat prejudice is rife in Australia. HAES proposes size acceptance as opposed to weight loss.
Ryan. Age: 27.
Not exactly — all prejudice is different.
Payton. Age: 24.
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While it is tempting to pillory individual villains, the causes are more often systemic and cultural. What do I want from fat activism? You can see the victims of the obesity panic and the fat hatred — women, even feminists, constantly restricting what they eat to fulfil an aesthetic ideal or false notion of health.