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Lizzie Velasquez – A Brave Heart

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Aug 12, 2018
Lizzie Velasquez

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Imagine you’re a 17 year old girl, you’re on the internet and you discover a video of yourself, described as the ugliest woman ever. Now imagine comments on the video suggesting you are so ugly that you should no longer exist….

“I’m not the ugliest woman in the world, I’m just Lizzie.”

This week Lizzie Velasquez, who suffers from a condition which means she can’t gain weight, and has never weighed more than 28kg…. What could have crushed her has now turned into Lizzie’s opportunity to give hope to millions of others.