Bryn Mawr Sorry After 'Fat-Shaming' Weight Loss Emails Sent To Students With High BMIs

February 2, 2015 7:12 PM

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Bryn Mawr Sorry After 'Fat-Shaming' Weight Loss Emails Sent To Students With High BMIs

Bryn Mawr College has been accused of "fat-shaming" after messages about a weight loss program were sent to students with higher body mass indexes. The school has since apologized for the email.

You're telling students that they need to fit an arbitrary measurement of health (that has been criticised to the nth degree). You're telling students that it's more important to lose weight than to be healthy. You're telling students that you discriminate based on weight by compiling a list of 'fat...

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