What “Fit Shaming” Says About America

What “Fit Shaming” Says About America

33-year-old “Fit Mom” Maria Kang raised hackles with her fitness poster, complete with her young children at her feet, asking the unfit “what’s your excuse?”  Critics accused Kang of “fat shaming,” mocking moms whose bodies were flabby and out-of-shape, and blamed those like Kang of causing “normal” women to feel bad about their bodies.  Kang has fired back, alleging that “fit shaming” is now rampant in America.

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