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New Zealand National party leader Judith Collins calls obesity a ‘personal choice’ – The Guardian

Opposition leader tells parents ‘it’s not that hard’ to pull some frozen vegetables out of the freezer

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New Zealand opposition leader Judith Collins has been criticised for calling obesity a personal choice, creating a headache for her National party which is struggling in the polls ahead of Saturdays election.
Collins told radio station Newstalk ZB that people need to start taking some personal responsibility for their weight before joking that weight gain was not an epidemic and wasnt catching.
New Zealand is listed by the OECD as the third fattest country in the world, with 31% of Kiwis regar…

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