Triple Threat

White Supremacy, Colonialism, and Fatphobia are Inherently Tied to Each Other (Hess Love)

“In the western world, the attitudes on largeness have always been reactive to Blackness. The more we assimilated, the more we took upon these attitudes that fatness was something separate from ourselves, from our society, and our understanding of our bodies. Now that we are seeing more fat white people, the same way that we are seeing more white drug addicts, we are calling to reform the social treatment of, and change the ways that we approach these fat people, without spending as much necessary time to dissect the root: imperialism and capitalism as they collude with and for whiteness.

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