” Fat is a way of saying no to powerlessness and self-denial. “


” Today, ‘fat’ has become not a description of size but a moral category tainted with criticism and contempt. “


” Fat people are so rarely included in visual culture that fat is perceived as a blot on the landscape of sleek and slim. “


” Our idea of a healthy body is so destabilised that insecure people have come to bolster their own bodies by deeming others – those with fat bodies – less worthy, less capable and less employable. “



All 4 Susie Orbach Quotes about Fat in picture


Fat is a way of saying no to powerlessness and self-denial.
Today,
Fat people are so rarely included in visual culture that fat is perceived as a blot on the landscape of sleek and slim.
Our idea of a healthy body is so destabilised that insecure people have come to bolster their own bodies by deeming others - those with fat bodies - less worthy, less capable and less employable.

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