On yesterday’s episode of This Is Us, the moment I’ve been waiting for finally happened. The show finally addressed one of the least talked-about realities of living in a large body. The reality that sometimes: The world simply doesn’t fit.Read More
The needs of fat students cannot continue to be ignored. A small desk tells every fat student on campus that they are not welcome. It is one more piece of evidence that something is wrong with them, and they don’t belong. Instead, college and university leadership must take steps to increase the accessibility of their spaces, especially classrooms.Read More
Lizzo took a few moments during her VMA performance to say, “I’m tired of the bullshit. And I don’t have to know your story to know that you’re tired of the bullshit too. It’s so hard trying to love yourself in a world that doesn’t love you back. Am I right?”Read More
AllGo is seeking a Lead Developer to oversee the ongoing technical maintenance and development of our existing and future products. Our company’s mission is to make the world more accessible for plus-size people. And we’re looking for a full stack developer who is excited for the opportunity to take on a leadership and management role as the company grows.Read More
AllGo is seeking models of all body sizes, shapes, colors, ages, abilities and genders for a series of shoots in Portland, Oregon this summer. These photos will be published on open-source photography websites like Unsplash in an effort to diversify the offerings of those sites.Read More
The size-inclusive clothing brand Universal Standard just announced that every single item of clothing they sell will now be available in sizes 00-40.Read More
This series on campus accessibility will detail common problems plus-size people experience and offer solutions for colleges and universities to implement.