Woman calls out ‘fat shaming’ bullies for calling her ‘porky’

Bex Zandersluil who has been body shamed by a group of children. See SWNS story SWBRshaming. A gang of yobs ?body shamed? a woman as she walked home, chanting ?porky? at her. Bex Vandersluis was in Middleleaze Park on her way home from going to a shop nearby when it happened. The 21-year-old says the group of boys were aged between 15 and 18. Bex, of West Swindon said: ?They were calling out at me, calling me ?porky? quite loudly. I don?t think I even needed to turn down my earphones.?
Bex Zandersluil was known as ‘porky’ by teenage bullies (Picture: SWNS)

A girl has spoken out about being ‘body shamed’ after a gang of youths chanted ‘porky’ at her as she walked dwelling.

Bex Zandersluil, 21, took to Facebook to share the ‘scary’ expertise, which occurred as she was strolling dwelling from a close-by store.

She was strolling by a neighborhood park when the group of boys, who she believed to be aged between 15 and 18, focused her.

Bex was in Middleleaze Park in Swindon, Wiltshire, when she was physique shamed by the bullying yobs.

‘They have been calling out at me, calling me “porky” fairly loudly. I don’t suppose I even wanted to show down my earphones,’ mentioned Bex, of West Swindon.

She has urged mother and father to speak to their youngsters about physique shaming and harassment.

A woman has spoken out about being ?body shamed? by a gang of yobs as she walked home - with the youths chanting ?PORKY? at her. Bex Zandersluil, 21, took to Facebook to share the ?scary? experience, which happened as she walked home from a nearby shop. She was walking through a park when the group of boys - who she believed to be aged between 15 and 18 - targeted her. Bex was in Middleleaze Park in Swindon, Wilts., when she was body shamed by the bullyboy yobs. google maps
Middleleaze Park in Swindon, Wiltshire, the place Bex was accosted by the kids (Picture: Google Maps)

Bex wrote on Facebook: ‘If these are your children or you already know them, please have a chat about harassment and fats shaming.



‘I’m properly conscious I’m a much bigger girl however I didn’t deserve that. My concern is for individuals who aren’t as sturdy. For these it might’ve been the factor that broke them.

‘Also, it’s scary having a bunch of tall boys chant horrible issues at you. You don’t know in the event that they plan on following you or hurting you.’

And Bex added that she has been body-shamed most of her life.

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She mentioned: ‘I went by quite a bit at dwelling. As a type of emotional safety I ate loads and placed on various weight.

‘I felt insecure about that, I would get targeted about the way I looked and I couldn’t stroll to high school with out being afraid of somebody saying one thing to me.

‘If I had been in the same head space as I used to be this would have caused me to have a breakdown.’

Bex misplaced somebody near her due to how they have been handled for the way in which they appeared.

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‘My friend took her own life because she became so desperate. Part of the reason was because of body shaming and bullying,’ she mentioned.

‘I don’t need to hear that one other person has killed themselves due to being picked on.

‘It’s the small issues that make a distinction like calling them names and pushing somebody, it could damage them and it’s your determination to do these items.’



But regardless of all she has been by, Bex mentioned: ‘If you may have something that’s unusual or uncommon, I believe that it must be celebrated.

‘You shouldn’t let the therapy of you alter the way in which you’re, it’s about taking good care of your self.’



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