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‘Plus-Sized’ Student Claims Discrimination When Bouncers Stop Her From Dancing On Bar

Jordan Ramos, a 21-year-old student at the University of Iowa, is accusing the bouncers at Union Bar in Iowa City of discrimination after they refused to let her dance on the bar. According to Ramos, the bouncers told her that she was “too fat” and “not pretty enough” to dance on the bar.  According to [...] ‘Plus-Sized’ Student Claims Discrimination When Bouncers Stop Her Fro
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Owner of Iowa City Bar that Fat Shamed UI Student Apologizes [Discrimination]

Pop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker (3 years ago)

A University of Iowa student who claims she was discriminated against by an Iowa City bar over the size of her body says a student protest of the establishment is still on for this Friday despite a public apology issued by the owner... Read Post

Let's Not Fight for Equal Table-Dancing Rights [College]

Pop Culture / Celebrity : Jezebel (3 years ago)

Twenty-one year old college student Jordan Ramos enjoys the same ill-advised things that her fellow University of Iowa students enjoy — going to bars in downtown Iowa City, drinking a little bit, climbing up onto things, and dancing... Read Post

'Plus Sized' Student: Discrimination by Bar?

Ethnicity & Race / African American : The Root (3 years ago)

A self-described “plus sized” college student who says she was told she was “obviously pregnant” and “not pretty enough” to dance on a platform in a bar in Iowa is claiming she was discriminated against by the bar’s bouncers, and te... Read Post


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