The Politics Of Fat In Black And White
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Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at 2:07 PM
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Novelist Alice Randall sparked controversy with an op-ed in the New York Times in which she wrote, "chemically ... black fat may be the same as white fat. Culturally it is not." Randall argues that overweight women of all ethnicities must lose weight, but many are fat because they want to be.

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