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Danielle Brooks wants the fashion industry to stop ignoring curvy women

Danielle Brooks doesn’t think the fashion industry has made a “wholehearted effort” to accommodate plus-sized women, and she thinks designers should try “harder.” The 28-year-old actress, who plays the role of Tasha “Taystee” Jefferson in the Netflix series “Orange Is the New Black” tried “really hard” to work on her style and dress well to help her fit […]