Too Much Truth Recap: Black Women Are Fat Because They Want To Be

What a great discussion today!! In a recent article from,

*Alice Randall has written and interesting essay/article for the NY Times on fat black women.

Randall notes that FOUR out of five black women are seriously overweight. And one out of four middle-aged black women has diabetes.

She thinks what’s really needed is a body-culture revolution in black America. Why? Because too many experts who are involved in the discussion of obesity don’t understand something crucial about black women and fat: many black women are fat because we want to be.

We had many opinions on this subject; some funny and some very serious. Click  the audio link to hear the conversation…

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