The fear of fat: the real elephant in the room | Kelli Jean Drinkwater | TEDxSydney

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We live in a culture where being fat is believed to be universally bad and something to be feared. This fatphobia is keeping many of us, regardless of our size waiting to be the after photo before we truly start to live our lives. Kelli Jean Drinkwater unravels the complex relationship we all have with body size and shows how radical body politics can be the antidote to body shaming culture.