Lizzo’s Big Grrrls Stand by Singer After Lawsuit Alleging Weight Discrimination
Lizzo’s dance crew, the Big Grrrls, have come out in support of the singer after she was sued by three former dancers who allege that she discriminated against them based on their weight.
The lawsuit, filed in Los Angeles Superior Court, alleges that Lizzo and her team created a hostile work environment for the dancers, who were all larger-bodied women. The dancers allege that they were subjected to weight-shaming, body-shaming, and verbal abuse. They also allege that they were fired for speaking out against the discrimination.
Lizzo has denied the allegations, calling them “untrue” and “disappointing.” She has also said that she is “committed to creating a safe and supportive environment for all of her dancers.”
The Big Grrrls released a statement on Instagram in support of Lizzo, saying that they “had the time of our lives” on her tour. They also said that Lizzo “created a platform where we have been able to parallel our passion with a purpose.”
The lawsuit is still pending, and it is unclear how it will be resolved. However, the support of the Big Grrrls is a major boost for Lizzo as she faces these allegations.
The lawsuit has sparked a larger conversation about body image and discrimination in the entertainment industry. Many people have come out in support of Lizzo, saying that she is a positive role model for women of all sizes. Others have criticized the lawsuit, saying that it is an attempt to silence Lizzo and her message of body positivity.
The lawsuit is still in its early stages, and it is unclear how it will be resolved. However, it is clear that the allegations against Lizzo have had a significant impact on on her career and her public image.