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Black Celebrities: Plastic Surgery Gone Awry

A recent Washington Post and Kaiser Family Foundation survey found that black women are heavier and happier with their bodies than white women are. It is common knowledge in the Diaspora that women with a "little meat on their bones" are desirable and considered sexy. The findings of the survey aren't that earth-shattering for black people. Read full article...
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Why Losing Weight to Find Love Is Feminist

Ethnicity & Race / African American : The Root (3 years ago)

A recent Washington Post and Kaiser Family Foundation study showed that black women are happy despite being statistically heavier than other women, but Crunk Feminist Collective writer Brittney Cooper declares that if she wants to d... Read Post

Race Matters: New Study Finds Black Women Are More Happier Being Chubby Lumpkins Then White Women

Ethnicity & Race / African American : Bossip (3 years ago)

Black women in America may tend to be heavier than white women but they are far happier with their bodies, a study has found : A nationwide survey found that 66 per cent of overweight or obese black women had Read Post

Black Women: Heavier But Happier

Ethnicity & Race / African American : The Root (3 years ago)

A recent survey by the Washington Post and the Kaiser Family Foundation on body image and self-esteem showed black women tend to be heavier than white women, but also happier with their physical appearance. Princeton professor Imani... Read Post


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