Home » Archive » Just the Fat Facts Ma’am

Just the Fat Facts Ma’am

Just the Fat Facts Ma’am

I found this article at Everyday Feminism, I feel woman are the main audience that is preyed on when it comes to the weight issue. Woman are told at very young ages to watch what they eat. and if they eat to much then not to eat as much the next time to even it out. I do not think I have even watched television without a commercial that did not try to sell some type of weight loss product. Most of these are geared toward women.

Are you tired of your clothes that you wore before you had your baby not fitting anymore, Then try….

I have never heard a commercial say ,

Hey, guys are you tired of your clothes that you wore before you had your beer not fitting anymore, Then try….

Martin says in her article, ” Sizeism remains the only truly socially acceptable form of discrimination on the planet.” Being fat is not a death penalty, I believe if the world did not treat people of size as freaks and looked at an oversize individual as a human being and not a SIZE, then and only then will sizeism change.


2 Comments

  1. ckazda2013 says:

    I don’t think sizeism is a socially acceptable form of discrimination. Discrimination is discrimination no matter what it is. I read another article somewhere on this blog website that talked about how chinese women have to look a certain way in order to get a job so they resort to plastic surgery. This is ridiculous that the size of a person is an issue. It shouldn’t matter what a person looks like.

  2. hebasha says:

    I think people need to get their facts straight about carbohydrates and fat. These two things, just as mentioned in your link, are necessary as sources of energy for the body. Fat is simply energy that is highly condensed; as are carbohydrates.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: