Tag: fat shaming

Fat Shaming Blogs

This category is devoted to information about fat shaming, fat phobia, fat hatred and size discrimination.

Below you can read our articles and blogs that pertain to fat shaming and fat phobia and / or hatred:

5 Body Shaming Comments Naturists Are Tired Of Hearing

| May 13, 2016 | 12 Comments

Let’s Do Away With These 5 Body Shaming Comments (This body shaming blog was updated on 5/13/2016) Inspired by body positive activist Virgie Tovar and this recent article on Mic, “5 Body Shaming Comments That Everyone Should Quit Saying This Summer” I decided to write my own list of body shaming comments that naturists are …
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Inspirational TEDx Talk About Body Image and Body Painting Day

| January 10, 2016 | 2 Comments

Body Image TEDx Talk By Michelle Wallen Guest body image blog by: Michelle Wallen When I decided to do a deeply personal TEDx Talk, I consciously chose to put myself out there, come what may. Positive comments, love, gratitude, negative comments, judgment, fat-shaming. Whatever. I was going to open myself up and take what comes. …
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Positive Body Image And Body Acceptance By YNA

| November 8, 2015 | 1 Comment

Body Image Body Acceptance Explained Issues With Body Image Issues Body Image – Body acceptance is also referred to as being body positive and could be considered the motto for social nudism. It means a complete acceptance of the human body, male or female, with no need to hide it. Regardless of race, age, or …
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Kiki’s Journey To Body Love & Help Her Go To Amsterdam Bodypainting Day

| July 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

Interview With Kiki & Help Her Go To Amsterdam Bodypainting Day! UPDATE 8/3/15: Kiki did not achieve her initial Kickstarter goal, but created a new campaign for an amount that will pay for her airfare and maybe more. She’s only a few hundred dollars away from her goal…Donate now! Our beautiful friend Lakisha Alston, also …
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Body Acceptance and Glorifying Obesity

| May 9, 2015 | 4 Comments

Body Acceptance, Concern Trolling & Glorifying Obesity There are many definitions for the Internet phenomenon known as “concern trolling,” but it has a special meaning in terms of body shaming. Concern trolling is when a person expresses concern about health or offers health advice to someone they don’t know, just based on a photo of …
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Naked News Roundup: Irish I Were Naked

| March 18, 2015 | 2 Comments

The Latest Naked News Articles Brought to You by YNA Happy [belated] St. Patrick’s Day! We still have fond memories of our St. Patrick’s day party last year (regrettably it did not happen again this year). Hope those who celebrated enjoyed the holiday. Anywho, this week we’re talking about Nick Offerman’s butt on the cover …
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Naked News Roundup: Origin of the Censorship

| March 10, 2015 | 3 Comments

The Latest Naked News Stories: Origin of the Censorship This week we’re talking about a French man’s crusade against Facebook censorship, plus the new world record of simultaneous skinny-dippers, how great people stood up against fat shaming, and more. Naturism – Naturists in Spokane, Washington are trying to halt an anti-nudity initiative brought by a …
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Fat Shaming Kim Kardashian and other Celebrities Needs To Stop!

| April 24, 2013 | 1 Comment

Kim Kardashian and Fat Shaming Celebrities Fat Shaming Celebrities needs to Stop – Fat Shaming in General Needs to Stop! Fat Shaming Celebrities – Our society continues to put a large focus on weight and the importance of a “fit” figure. Each year, an increased scrutiny continues to be placed on celebrities whose every pound …
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Lena Dunham Naked TV: Why Naturists Should Love Her

| February 1, 2013 | 10 Comments

How Lena Dunham Gets Naked On TV and Why We Love Her For It Lena Dunham Naked On TV – Now love Her! Lena Dunham Naked – If you don’t know her, Lena Dunham is the star and writer of an HBO television series called Girls. The show is only in its 2nd season, but went from …
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People Positive and Fat Shaming

| December 24, 2012 | 17 Comments

Being More People Positive and Fat Shaming Issues YNA Educational Piece About Fat Shaming And Being People Positive: “People positive,” based on our world view, is about not judging an individual based on anything but the way they behave. Below you will see an interaction that took place last night on the Young Naturists America …
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Julia Kozerski: A Raw Portrayal of Weight Loss, Struggle and Body Image

| November 24, 2012 | 3 Comments

Interview with Julia Kozerski about Body Image, Weight Loss and Much More! Julia Kozerski is an artist and photographer whose raw documentation of her own weight loss journey touched a nerve and spread like wildfire. I decided to interview her about her work and how it relates to body image, nudity, and censorship in American …
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Nudism Improves Self-Esteem by Felicity Jones

| April 17, 2012 | 4 Comments

How Does Social Nudity and Nudism Improve Self-Esteem? Nudism Improves Self-Esteem by Felicity Jones: Being Naked and Nudism Improves Self-Esteem – I was in the locker room at the Travasuns naked pool party, getting dressed to leave when another woman doing the same started openly lamenting her weight and figure. “I need to lose weight,” …
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Body Image Issues and Growing Up as a Chubby Kid

| February 26, 2012 | 1 Comment

Growing Up As A Chubby Kid And Body Image Issues Growing up as a Chubby Kid and body Image: Chubby Kid – Growing up as a chubby kid had profound effects on my self-esteem and my feeling of self-worth. I was always regarded as the kid that retained his “baby fat.” Consequently, I would always …
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