Friend of Marilyn (FOM) is a fat positive radio show. It provides counter programming to the normative discourses on fatness and obesity in our culture, hosting conversations in which accepted ideas and stereotypes about fatness are challenged. FOM believes that safe spaces for fat people are important, and the show is committed to providing a forum where fat people get to speak for themselves (not just have their lives thinsplained by others).\r\n\r\n FOM began in August of 2011, and is celebrating 5yrs by going on a tour around the world. According to the metrics collected by MPR, Friend...
NAAFA Book Recs
Shereen (Seattle, WA) - a fat Naturopathic doctor (12 min)
Marie Southard Ospina - The Fat Zine @thefatzine - Bare
Abby Burke - I can't stand the rain
The meaning of FoM, RedHeadFatLibWarrior, RNZ National
IHFS Launch (19 Apr), Lindley Ashline, MazHedgehog