Project Harpoon pages removed after Tess Holliday leads backlash against fat-shaming accounts

Project Harpoon pages removed after Tess Holliday leads backlash against fat-shaming accounts

Social media accounts sharing images of women that were manipulated to make them look slimmer have been shut down after one of the plus-size models targeted by users led a backlash against them.

Facebook, Instagram and Tumblr pages under the name Project Harpoon were sharing original and edited images of women, apparently without permission.

Melissa McCarthy, Tess Holliday, Rebel Wilson and Ashley Graham were all targeted by the accounts. It is not clear who was behind the campaign, although there is evidence it may have emerged on 4Chan, which has a history of its users shaming women.

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Project Harpoon pages removed after Tess Holliday leads backlash against fat-shaming accounts was last modified: August 28th, 2015 by Kurven Koeniginnen

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