Not only #WeAreTheThey, we are also people not animals

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Since Plus Size Wars has been on I’ve seen a few idiots people comparing plus size girls and women to pets. The two instances that come immediately to mind are, “our pets would be taken off us if we let them get that fat”, and “it’s like with pets, we’ve forgotten what normal looks like”.

What the hell is with those comparisons?

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4 thoughts on “Not only #WeAreTheThey, we are also people not animals

  1. MTMS says:

    It’s really sad that I read this and thought to myself “It’s pretty pathetic that early every issue discussed here can be boiled down to “The Male Gaze””

  2. Mother Mands says:

    I’m sure we’re going backwards as a society! I can’t remember the amount of vile comments about back when I was a teenager as there is now, nor the shocking amount of sexism in day to day life! Knowing I’m pregnant with a girl has made me and my husband more and more aware of these issues and how a woman’s existence is pretty much based solely on her looks…disgusting!

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