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Miss Plus America Inspires Women of All Sizes

In a world where single-digit waistlines are the norm, these women are reshaping what it means to be a pageant queen. The Miss Plus America Pageant, which promotes beauty at any weight, is a pageant for all ages and sizes above 14. For many of the women, the pageant is the kind of inspiring event they had hoped to be a part of since being teased for their sizes at younger ages. Miss Georgia Plus America revealed, “I wanted to be a cheerleader, but not the big cheerlead.” To hear more inspiring messages from