We’re in a New Age of Obesity. How Did It Happen? You’d Be Surprised

It’s not that we’re eating more, that we exercise less, or that we lack willpower. The shaming of overweight people has to stop

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By George Monbiot

When I saw the photograph I could scarcely believe it was the same country. A picture of

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