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Everyone Mad About Tess Holliday’s Self Cover: Thanks For Missing The Point

In a move that is sure to cost them more than a few subscribers, Self magazine has made Tess Holliday


Tess Holliday On Plus-Size Modelling & Raising Feminist Sons

We got to speak with Tess Holliday about parenting, feminism, body-positivity, & self-care. And about her book, The Not So Subtle Art of Being A Fat Girl


5 Ways to Unpack White Privilege: The Tess Holliday Incident

I am a woman of color, and when I first read the article, it made me think of the white women I know who exclusively date black men. And so Tess's comment, “I do admit that black men love me. I always forget that, and then I come to a black neighborhood and I remember,” was not a surprise to me. I know many black men who will date fat white women, but not fat women of color, which I find problematic. It's just one of many symptoms of internalized racism, which I'll get into another time.

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Tess Holliday: The Voice Of the Fat Acceptance Movement

The media would love for you to believe that they love fat bodies, but in truth, they mostly just love money.

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Tess Holliday Shows Us That Short Girls Are Sexy Too

Can we petite women follow Holliday's lead using the hashtag #effyourheightstandards?