[Content note: Fatphobia, food]
In case you haven't had a fat shaming moment yet, today, here's one for you!
Listen--if we want to discuss the problematic, racist, xenophobic response of the American public to the outbreak of Ebola, COOL. But this isn't actually how you do it. I am so incredibly sick of critiques of the American people which center on mocking and shaming fat people...equating them with disgust and excess. And let's be clear, no one does this worse than leftist cartoonists.
It's tired and old and hateful.
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