Title : You Have the Right to Remain Fat
Format : Kindle
Publisher : Virgie Tovar
Language : English

In this bold new book Tovar eviscerates diet culture proclaims the joyous possibilities of fatness and shows us that liberation is possible Sarai Walker author of Dietland Growing up as a fat girl Virgie Tovar believed that her body was something to be fixed But after two decades of dieting and constant guilt she was over itand gave herself the freedom to trust her own body again Ever since shes been helping others to do the same Tovar is hungry for a world where bodies are valued eually food is free from moral judgment and you can jiggle through life with respect In concise and candid language she delves into unlearning fatphobia dismantling sexist notions of fashion and how to reject diet cultures greatest lie that fat people need to wait before beginning their best livesThis book feels like spending a margarita soaked day at the beach with your smartest friend Virgie Tovar shares juicy secrets and makes revolutionary ideas viscerally accessible Youll be left enlightened inspired happier and possibly angrier than when you started Joy Nash actressTovar is a vital voice in contemporary activism media and feminism The joy she takes in her own body and life combined with the righteous anger she expresses at an oppressive world is a truly radical act She is deeply thoughtful but does not euivocate She confronts bigotry but does not engage with bullshit Kelsey Miller author of Big GirlLong time body positive writer speaker and activist Virgie Tovar is gifting brown round girls the book weve been hungry for Mit