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Basic Black: Race, Class, and Obesity

Arts & Culture | Black Boston | Health | Politics

October 18, 2013

This week, Massachusetts announced that schools will no longer send letters home to parents indicating whether a child was obese or overweight.  Our conversation on Basic Black will focus on contributing factors to childhood obesity in communities of color, the stigma attached to obesity, and how culture impacts body image standards.


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Basic Black: Race, Class, and Obesity

Arts & Culture | Black Boston | Health | Politics

October 18, 2013

This week, Massachusetts announced that schools will no longer send letters home to parents indicating whether a child was obese or overweight.  Our conversation on Basic Black will focus on contributing factors to childhood obesity in communities of color, the stigma attached to obesity, and how culture impacts body image standards.


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Food Justice (Eating Green - part 1 of 3)

Black Boston | Health | Politics

Eating Green: Food and Environmental Justice in Boston (part 1 of a 3-part series)

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Black and Meatless - sort of... (Eating Green - part 3 of 3)

Black Boston | Health | Science & Technology

Basic Black contributor Talia Whyte breaks down the differences between carnivores, and everyone else.  This is the final installment of the three-part series, Eating Green: Food and Environmental Justice in Boston.

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Youth Fighting Fat (Part One): Growing A Healthy Community

Arts & Culture | Black Boston | Education | Health

Part one of a three-part series by Talia Whyte

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