Ferdie Rous

Ferdie Rous is a writer and reviewer. A former(ish) fattie, he often writes about obesity and fat activism. He is the digital editor of The Oldie magazine.

Today, our heroes are demi-gods with superhuman powers, genius detectives and, painful though it is to admit, activists

The Conservative party were once the country party. They could be again. It might even net them some votes

The government’s new anti-obesity crusade will not tackle obesity, only obesity statistics

The sugar tax failed to make us eat less sugar. Will Boris’s plan be any different?

The lies of ‘fat activists’ are making us unhappy and sick