Lizzie Velásquez

Lizzie Velasquez On The Lessons She Learnt From Online Trolls

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 03.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Lizzie Velasquez has had to deal with more than most. At college, she was bullied by online trolls who labelled her ‘the ugliest woman in the world...

Why The Insulting 'Tag' Memes Need To Stop

Nicki Kinickie | Posted 15.12.2016 | UK Tech
Nicki Kinickie

My heart sank when I read her statement. While I hadn't shared one myself, I still felt guilty for not realising the impact they could actually have. We are forgetting the strangers that are being mocked are real people with real feelings.

Anti-Bullying Campaigner Lizzie Velasquez Responds To Harsh Meme

The Huffington Post | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 16.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle

When they go low, we go high. These words, famously spoken by Michelle Obama earlier this year, epitomise the work carried out by anti-bullying campai...

Stop Staring And Start Learning: 'World's Ugliest Woman' Hits Back At Online Bullies

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 13.09.2012 | UK

A woman who was born with no fat on her body has addressed online bullies who branded her the "world's ugliest woman". Lizzie Velasquez suffers fr...