So let me say I am a bit pissed about how the White House handledtheir conference on Hunger, Nutrition, and Health on September 28th.
I have been dealing with weight stigma and fat phobia all my life. I have been stigmatized by doctors, my workplace, insurance companies, family, friends, teachers, colleagues, and now my favorite President.
When I saw the advertisement for the conference I cringed. I thought here we go again. The message of the “obesity crisis” and diet-related negative health outcomes is front and center and poor, BIPOC, fat, disabled people are going to pay the price.Read more on themighty.com