Being fat is not a moral failure.
So says fat activist Aubrey Gordon in her new book, “What We Don’t Talk About When We Talk About Fat.” Part personal narrative, part historical examination, Gordon’s work explores the roots of anti-fat bias and the harm it causes.
MPR News host Kerri Miller talked with Gordon about her book and her quest for an anti-fat social justice movement.
Aubrey Gordon, self-proclaimed fat activist and author of “What We Don’t Talk About When We Talk About Fat”
To listen to the full conversation you can use the audio player above.
Your support matters.
You make MPR News possible. Individual donations are behind the clarity in coverage from our reporters across the state, stories that connect us, and conversations that provide perspectives. Help ensure MPR remains a resource that brings Minnesotans together.