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Being Thin Isn’t A Virtue, Says Lindy West

Writer Lindy West says speaking openly and unapologetically about her body is a political act.

Writer Kiese Laymon Wants To Be Heavy

Disordered eating, anti-Blackness, and addiction all bubble together in Kiese Laymon’s new memoir, Heavy. "Food to me is a paradoxical way to get into all of the mess of what we are,” he says.

How To Be Fat (with Lindy West)

The author of "Shrill" and leader of the fat acceptance movement says, "As a fat person, you’re always under surveillance when you’re eating."