|Modern philosophers at work|
There are two types of people in the world: people and dickheads. People might not understand things, might not agree with them, but if they don't directly impact their lives or hurt anyone, they don't care. Dickheads have to feel superior and use things like religious beliefs and false fear to keep a group in a inferior social place.
I would add that people don't hurt anyone that isn't okay with it (because some of us like pain), but otherwise he's totally on point (and he agreed with me when I made the addition).
You should definitely read some of Buzzfeed's body positive articles this week, but if you only read one, I recommend What Body Shamers Say Vs. What Their Words Actually Mean. I leave you with the final bit of the article.
What they say:
What they need to hear: