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on October 7, 2017 in World News

Scholar laments ‘thin privilege,’ calls for ‘fat acceptance’

Toni Airaksinen @Toni_Airaksinen A PhD student at the University of Colorado-Denver recently filmed a TedX Talk criticizing the unfairness of “thin privilege,” and calling for more “fat acceptance” in society. In an interview with Campus Reform, Madison Krall explained that fat stigma is harmful because it leads to bullying against fat people and “mental and physical destruction.” A PhD student at the University of Colorado-Denver recently filmed a TedX Talk criticizing the unfairness of “thin privilege,” and calling for more “fat acceptance” in society. Madison Krall, an instructor and PhD student studying health and medicine, recounted the “unearned benefits”...

Toni Airaksinen @Toni_Airaksinen A PhD student at the University of Colorado-Denver recently filmed a TedX Talk criticizing the unfairness of “thin privilege,” and calling for more “fat acceptance” in society. In an interview with Campus Reform, Madison Krall explained...

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