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Spring Issue: Fat pride is fat-headed


Ferdie Rous, our editorial assistant, talks about ‘fat shaming’. No Thinifer himself, he admits he should be revelling in the fight for ‘fat acceptance’, but he feels it’s sad – the obese are not an oppressed group and would all do well to shift the stones. He talks to Annabel Sampson, The Oldie's digital editor, about the 'unbelievable levels of denial'.