Why we should use word “fat”?

Aga Byrczek
3 min readMay 14, 2024
Photo by AllGo — An App For Plus Size People on Unsplash

Yesterday I found here on Medium article with a question in its title: Is it Okay to Call a Fat Person a Fat Person? Instead of giving a straightforward response, we were asked to reflect and discuss. So far article has over 90 comments with different perspectives, which is cool and shows how important is to keep discussing those topics. What I am missing, is the strong presence of the fat activist voice, and therefore I want to write…

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Aga Byrczek

I write about social issues, mental health, fat phobia and micro aggressions. My mission is to raise awareness by writing ✊🏼 www.linkedin.com/in/agabyrczek/