The Food “Revolution” and Culinary Appropriation

I don’t often watch food shows because they either make me hungry or they annoy me as I watch people get paid to travel around the country over-indulging in sickening food contests, or getting paid to travel the world and make ridiculous and somewhat disingenuous commentaries about what they’re eating (“I can taste the countryside”),…

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Hunting for Homeless People

Today, was a very strange day indeed. We did a service project with the New York City Urban Project: Feed 500. We all met up in this church in Inwood(?)…it was on 205th st. Inside, some people were packing brown bag lunches and the rest of us were assigned to write “words of inspiration/encouragement” on…

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The US hates diversity

In all forms, of both human and plant life. We want to be this great world leader…but of a MONOculture. After Obama got elected everyone wanted to say we were a post-racial country, I didn’t subscribe to that thought then, but after these midterm elections who the hell could? Not ONE black senate member, not…

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