Jameela Jamil Slams A Body-Shaming Account On Instagram: “I’m On A War Path”

","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"Rather than leaving her critique at that, Jamil went on to present a different way to “weigh” yourself. She posted a full-body mirror selfie to Twitter listing the ways she values her worth apart from an asset as trivial as her physical appearance.","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"“I weigh: lovely relationship, good friends, I laugh every day, I love my job, I make an honest living, I’m financially independent, I speak out for women’s rights, I like myself in spite of EVERYTHING I’ve been taught by the media to hate about myself,” she wrote, then challenging her followers: “I’ve shown you mine, now show me what you think you weigh.”","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"Hundreds of women did just that. Over the next few days, women posted their own selfies to the platform, listing all of the ways they “weigh” themselves, from “a Game of Thrones obsession” to “a Master’s degree in English” to “incredible neighbors.”","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"}],"displayType":"section"}]},{"elements":[{"text":"https://twitter.com/jameelajamil/status/967051415083470859?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw","displayType":"twitter"},{"elements":[{"text":"","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"}],"displayType":"section"}]},{"elements":[{"text":"https://twitter.com/LaraRixon/status/966990329495851008?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw","displayType":"twitter"},{"elements":[{"text":"","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"}],"displayType":"section"}]},{"elements":[{"text":"https://twitter.com/filmvsbook/status/967007236047409154?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw","displayType":"twitter"},{"elements":[{"text":"","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"https://twitter.com/pizzaandchips10/status/967311795059920897","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"The on-screen name-dropper then took to Instagram to praise the many women rejecting society’s prescribed roles for what women should be.","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"“I can’t f-king believe I’m seeing women talk about their achievements and favourite parts of their lives,” she wrote alongside a video jumping up and down on her couch Tom Cruise-style. “THIS IS HOW WE SHOULD BE. Absurd body and beauty standards were created to hold women back. Be bold. Be different. Be proud. Sleep more, worry less, spend less money on ‘fixing’ your appearance and more money on feeding your happiness. Love you. Sorry for this sickening rant of gushing adoration of women. We win.”","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"https://www.instagram.com/p/BflkxxrFdqL/?hl=en&taken-by=jameelajamilofficial","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"All we can say is, if there is a Good Place, Jamil has a much better shot than Tahani of getting there.","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"}],"displayType":"section"},{"text":"Twitter Reacts To 'The Good Place' Season 2 Finale: Roundup","level":3,"displayType":"header"}]},{"elements":[{"text":"Liam Payne Gets Candid About His Mental Health In One Direction: 'I Wasn't In A Good Place'","level":3,"displayType":"header"}]}]; var articleType = 'ARTICLE'; var favoriteImage = ''; var articleDescription = 'Jameela Jamil called out a body-shaming post on Instagram this weekend, and in the process sparked a motherforking movement.'; var slide_index = parseInt(0); var slide_json = createSlides(slides, articleType, favoriteImage); var initial_slide = slide_index; var initial_url = location.pathname + location.search; var base_url = '/2018/02/25/jameela-jamil-body-shamers-instagram/'; var next_gallery = '/2016/12/23/ex-brings-erotic-photos-to-exs-wedding-details-photos/'; var first_load = true; var has_scrolled = false; var title = "Jameela Jamil Slams A Body-Shaming Account On Instagram: “I’m On A War Path”"; var path = base_url