The perils of obesity prejudices
from The Huffington Post
One of the most damaging aspects of obesity is the weight bias and stigma that is so pervasive in our thin-obsessed society. Although modern societies approach prejudices as inherently evil threats to our fundamental human rights, weight stigma largely escapes this view. Indeed, obesity has been called the last socially acceptable form of prejudice, and persons with obesity are considered acceptable targets of stigma.
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