My friend Jes (aka The Militant Baker) just launched a #SmashTheScale Revolution and she asked me to tell the interwebz why I am smashing the scale this year. Well, here goes...
Stay tuned for a new blog dedicated to this April's Body Love Conference (another of Jes' brainchildren) and a promo code for tickets!
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Virgie Tovar, MA is one of the nation's leading experts and lecturers on fat discrimination and body image. She is the founder of Babecamp (a 4 week online course focused on helping people break up with diet culture) and the editor of Hot & Heavy: Fierce Fat Girls on Life, Love and Fashion (Seal Press, 2012). She writes about the intersections of size, identity, sexuality and politics. See more updates on Facebook.