Thin Privilege and Fat Activism

What is thin privilege? Do you have it? Why is it important to educate yourself about it?

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We all have to start somewhere. It doesn’t matter where you are starting from, but you have to start. Creating a better world starts with doing your own individual work. Check your biases, understand your privilege, take responsibility in how your ignorance may be causing harm.

I compiled this list of wonderful resources to learn more about this topic. Enjoy learning from the experts below.

https://everydayfeminism.com/2012/11/20-examples-of-thin-privilege/

https://thebodyisnotanapology.com/magazine/how-people-with-thin-privilege-can-fight-body-terrorism/

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bbcthree/article/d5f083b6-d043-471a-94d0-9c3c5af97689

https://nylon.com/articles/virgie-tovar-interview-video?fbclid=IwAR2hZLS2d0vslTylSqFLtlT_KL1VVuBNeZdhAayusK38iQVgIRkXTgFJVRM

https://www.huffpost.com/entry/6-things-that-i-understand-fat-acceptance-movement_b_5200650

https://www.bustle.com/articles/170978-11-influencers-discuss-the-differences-between-body-positivity-fat-acceptance