Are Plus Size Women More Accepted In The Black Community?
Do you think this is true?
As a plus size black women , I agree the black/latin males embraces curves more than the white male community. A few of my closest white friends are overly obsessed with being the perfect “Barbie” to keep there mates near. They mentioned to me that “larger frames” get less love. Which is so sad our males envision sexy and confident as “thin” and women try to abide by it.
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Excerpt from article….”During FFF, Stars like Octavia Spencer, Queen Latifah and Amber Riley stepping out in style on the red carpet and owning their voluptuous figures will definitely push forward the cause. However, we can’t help but notice that there’s a distinct difference between the way those ladies are revered for their larger frames, while their white comrades (see: Adele and Melissa McCarthy) are not. Furthermore, there have been plenty of studies and musings to suggest that plus size women of color are more comfortable, accepted and celebrated in their ethnic/cultural communities.”
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Video and article courtesy of Huffington Post.