Truth Behind Fat: References

DISCLAIMER: This links list is always in the works, and is not comprehensive or complete. If evidence is not listed, it doesn’t mean it does not exist. If you have any links to add, please insert them in relevant comments and they will be reviewed.

For a general resource on debunking the junk science behind obesity, please see:

Debunking Fat Hate and Misconceptions

Doesn’t Obesity Kill?

Shouldn’t Fat People Should Simply Eat Less and Move More?

Isn’t There An Obesity Epidemic?

Yeah, But What About the Children? Isn’t Fat Killing Them?

Isn’t Weight a Lifestyle Choice?

But Doesn’t the Idea that People are Different Sizes Though Consuming/Exercising the Same Violate the Second Law of Thermodynamics?

Isn’t there a Study that Disproves the Claim that You Can Be Fit and Fat?

Is there Discrimination Against Fat People?

Isn’t Fat Unhealthy?

Shouldn’t Fat People Try to Diet Anyway?

But Aren’t Food Deserts/Lack of Access/Poor Choices/Lack of Time Making Poor People Fatter?

General Sites Debunking the Junk Science About Obesity

Follow the Money

General Science

Food Science

Evidence for the Moral Panic

ADOPTION AND FERTILITY

CHILD ABUSE

CHILD REMOVAL

DEMONIZATION OF FAT PARENTS, AND PARENTS OF FAT CHILDREN

MEDICINE AND HEALTH CARE

TAXATION AND PUBLIC POLICY

TRANSPORTATION

WORK AND EMPLOYMENT

Libertarian/Anarcho-capitalist Arguments Against the Obesity Moral Panic

5 comments on “Truth Behind Fat: References

  1. […] quick nod to Big Liberty, who posted a list of references and resources that shows the truth about fatties. (Spoiler alert: we’re not all gonna kill America then die.) Click and […]

  2. […] you’re out there waiting to whinge about “but SCIENCE!”:  Big Liberty’s Truth Behind Fat page.  Dr Charlotte Cooper spins it on its head to say Yes, I am a […]

  3. […] BigLiberty.net: Truth behind Fat Eine tolle Liste mit Artikeln und anderen Ressourcen zum Thema Epidemie Übergewicht […]

  4. […] you really want to educate yourself on the realities of fatphobia, start here. And remember to treat fat people like people along your learning […]

  5. […] Fat Activism -Check out Ragen’s awesome fat activist history project, In Our Own Words. -If you’re in Berkeley, check out this amazing-looking bellydance benefit performance. -For fat patients and their doctors. -Mary Lambert’s (yes, the singer in Macklemore and Ryan Lewis’ “Same Love”) debut poetry collection, 500 Tips for Fat Girls, looks really interesting. -Big Libery has a great list of references for debunking fat hate and misconceptions. […]

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