The Fat Tax

The Fat Tax

Update: 2021-02-09
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Sabrina Strings joins Roxane and Tressie to discuss the racist historical roots of fat phobia and what it means for health care today in this special excerpt.. In the full episode Sonya Renee Taylor coaches Roxane and Tressie on how to accept their bodies, and why self-love is a contagious political act. Hear more of this episode, and the entire season, on Luminary (@hearluminary, and www.luminary.link/slay).


●     Show Notes:

○     Fearing the Black Body: The Racial Origins of Fat Phobia

○     The Body is Not an Apology


Hear To Slay theme music by Taka Yasuzawa and Alex Sugiura. Curtis Fox is the senior producer. Sarah Wyman and Catherine Fenollosa are the producers. Production help from Lauren Garcia and Kaityln Adams. Ali McPherson and Isoke Samuel are the interns.

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The Fat Tax

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Roxane Gay and Dr. Tressie McMillan Cottom