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Fat-Shaming College Professor Barred From Determining Grad Students' Admission (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, education, obesity, society, culture, abuse, UNM, americans, children )

Carrie
- 442 days ago - rawstory.com
The University of New Mexico (UNM) psychology professor who was heavily criticized for posting an insulting message toward "obese PhD applicants" online has been censured by the college and forced to develop and attend a sensitivity training program,
Obesity Discrimination On The Job Provokes Dispute Over Best Remedy
Society & Culture  (tags: health, rights, society, culture, ethics, freedoms, discrimination, obesity )

Carrie
- 748 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
"I've been a fat person all my life," said Peggy Howell, 65, of Las Vegas, Nevada. "I went from being a chubby kid to a fat teenager to a fat adult. A former administrator and counselor at a church school, Howell recalled a meeting in the early 1990s...
Change.Org - Food For Thought
Society & Culture  (tags: children, schools, politics, education, food, culture, society, safety, americans, health, prevention, protection, research, safety, nutrition, diet, Sustainabililty, environment, conservation, animals, farms, vegetarians, meat, beef, pork, obesity )

Tom
- 1965 days ago - change.org
Teach children how to save our natural resources, feed our hungry brothers and sisters in the world, respect and protect animals, and take better care of ourselves. We can be more compassionate, healthier, and smarter by simply changing our eating habits.
Geelong Company Building Extra Strong Hearses for Fat Bodies - Australia
Society & Culture  (tags: australia, geelong, victoria, funeral, caskets, coffins, obesity, heavy weights, fat, hearse )

Chrissy
- 2049 days ago - news.com.au
AUSTRALIANS are getting so fat specially-reinforced hearses are being made to cope with the dead weight. Phillip Royce's traditional trade is in bus refits and repairs but about five years ago a call from funeral company John Allison Monkhouse prompted
   

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