Posts tagged "fat shaming"

The Real Problem with Leggings Ban for Middle School Girls: Specific Targets

The Real Problem with Leggings Ban for Middle School Girls: Specific Targets
News of a confusing ban on leggings and yoga pants at an Evanston middle school is sparking heated conversations around the nation.  The fitted pants are apparently too distracting for male students.  Juliet and Kevin Bond, both educators, are parents of a 7th grade girl at the school, and they wrote a letter to the... Read more »

Jennifer Livingston: How Her Story Fits Into the Bullying Continuum

In the past 24 hours, the story of the “fat-shamed local news anchor” has gone viral.  Jennifer Livingston received a letter from a viewer criticizing her weight, and her passionate response has caught the attention of the nation. Whereas many thousands of people are cheering Livingston on, there are thousands of others who have questioned... Read more »