A recent article in the New York Times suggested that black women are overweight by choice.

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Opinion: Social, environmental factors play role in increased number of women of color who are overweight  – Time, in response to this article

Profile: Chess champ may be the next Bobby Fischer – National Public Radio

University of Southern California honors interned Japanese students with degrees – The Los Angeles Times

Opinion: Injustices remain with NYPD’s stop and frisk program – The New York Times