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Fat Shaming Response Round 2: Talking Back to Callahan on Obesity

Kristin Rodier and I, a few months ago, wrote our Bad Fat Day Rant in response to Daniel Callahan’s work on obesity.

Ours was quick and not particularly calm response to Callahan. Other people have written some more careful responses here:

This issue includes, for example, “If Shaming Reduced Obesity, There Would Be No Fat People” by A. Janet Tomiyama and Traci Mann.