The BIG Picture, Part 1: How I Got Here

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In the first installment of our series on Black men and weight, Jamilah Lemieux leads a spirited (literally) conversation with panelists Cory Townes and Bruce Goodwin of CASSIUS, writer Myles Johnson, educator Tarik Bell and Bourbon Ball founder Corn, in which they share tales of growing up ‘big bone-ded,’ the differences between being large up north and down south, and where they most often saw bodies like their own reflected in the media.

Find out more about The Big Picture and watch parts 1-3 here.