Roxane Gay on how our culture hates fat people: it will not make “a space for you to fit”

Message from BK:
I watched this video and my heart cried out for her. I just wanted to give her a hug because I understand her pain. It’s like, people who hate themselves turn right around and pick the biggest person near them to take their anger and frustration out on.
People gain weight for reasons OTHER than just eating a lot. Just like you have people who drink and do drugs to suppress something that has hurt them deeply in their past. See the video and article below:
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