5 Plus Size Podcasts You Should Be Listening To
These fat activism & anti-diet culture podcasts will pull back the curtain on how plus size bodies are systemically marginalized & discriminated against.
Why are fat-positive & anti-diet culture podcasts essential?
Plus size people earn $2,512 less per year on average according to a study by LinkedIn
Plus size women earn $11,547 less than men of the same weight
Weight discrimination is the 4th most prevalent form of discrimination
Because plus size bodies are marginalized every day.
Maintenance Phase Podcast
Hosted by Michael Hobbes, @RottenInDenmark, and Aubrey Gordon, @yrfatfriend, Maintenance Phase "debunks the junk science behind health & wellness fads, and decode their cultural meaning."
She's All Fat: A Fat Positive Podcast
Sophie Carter-Khan helms "the podcast for fat positivity, radical self-love, and chill vibes ONLY. Join Sophie and your fat faves talk about current events, popular culture, and the intersections between fatness and feminism."
"Dating is hard, dating when you're fat is even harder." Hosts Alex Stewart & Nicci Nunez share their experiences of dating while fat and make the entire episode feel like sharing a cocktail with friends.
Matter of Fat podcast
Matter of Fat is "a body positive podcast with midwest sensibilities" hosted by Cat Polivoda, owner of Cake Plus Size Resale, and Saraya Boghani is is a multiracial millennial redefining Midwestern sensibilities through a fourth-wave feminist lens.
Peach Please! Podcast
"The Peach, Please! Podcast is a podcast with a mission to create a platform to share stories and experiences within and about the plus size community." Host Katie Winnen's easy-going & inquisitive nature allows her guests to truly shine.
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