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Chicken Shortage

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On May 1, 2021

I find is absolutely astounding that for the utterly insane number of chickens this country raises for meat, to the point that the conditions for them are an utter atrocity, we now eat so much chicken

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The current culture war is over Democrats’ desire to put you in prison for eating beef or something, whatever Tucker is talking about. This is of course idiotic, but when did that stop the Republican talking points machine. After all, no one likes their policies so they have to pretend that eating a burger will […]

Eat Your Greens

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On March 26, 2021

Not everything around here has to be a super bummer. So how about a story about the resurrection of nearly lost variations of collards? Regardless of when or how they arrived stateside, collard greens

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On Food Activism

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On February 25, 2021
I’ve long been interested in food activism, more in theory than in personal interest in participation. What motivates my interest here is the connections between food activism and the larger atmosphere of change at a given time. Americans have always been obsessed with food and food faddism has a long history. Food activism is not […]
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2020 Open Thread

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On December 31, 2020
I hardly need to state the hell of this horrible year. We beat Trump, but only barely and with hardly any repudiation of his fascism, which only keeps rising. We nearly lost the House and while there’s still a chance we barely take the Senate, Susan Collins is still there among others. We had the […]
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