“Why are you so angry?”

It’s a question many social justice activists get from those who are more than contempt with the way things are. When we are asked this question, it’s never out of genuine interest about the things we are passionate with; the inflection in the inquisitor’s voice is one of befuddlement, agitation, annoyance that you are committed […]

Children’s takes on Georgia’s young fatties and their families

Responding to the state of Georgia’s childhood obesity epidemic, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has launched its Stop Childhood Obesity campaign. It notes Georgia has the second highest rate of childhood obesity in the country and nearly 40 percent of children in the state are either overweight or obese, “indicating that nearly 1 million children are […]