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Sizeism, Fatphobia & Fat Liberation

This guide provides access to resources on sizeism, fatphobia, and fat liberation

Sizeism, Fatphobia, and Fat Liberation


Sizeism: discrimination or prejudice directed against people because of their size and especially because of their weight


Fatphobia: irrational fear of, aversion to, or discrimination against obesity or people with obesity


Fat Liberation: A social movement seeking to change anti-fat bias in social attitudes by raising awareness among the general public about the obstacles faced by fat people experiencing the stigma of obesity.