Comparing founder & hero worship in the tech world to the food world
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The fight is never about grapes or lettuce. It is always about people. -Cesar Chavez As someone of Spanish descent and from a white, Mexican-born famil…
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On the LA Times Food SectionFor the past year and a half, something has felt off with my beloved Los Angeles Times Food section. I just couldn’t quite put my finger on it.
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In the past few days, the tendency for mainstream media publications to uphold white hegemony has moved further into the light. The LA Times wrote an i…
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Hi everyone, It feels like the world letting out a collective scream right now. The tension of quarantine for 10+ weeks; the passing of grim milestones…
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On Eater.com this week, Navneet Alang wrote this required-reading article and says: “We are living in the age of the global pantry, when a succession o…
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Hi hello! This week has been a doozy, hasn’t it? Things just feel *hard*. It’s month 2 of quarantine, there’s no end in sight. A tweet I saw from Helen…
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Sixty to seventy percent of my mental bandwidth is taken up by thinking about a) what I just ate b) what will be for the next meal c) what else I could…
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Welcome to The Juice of One Lemon by me, mimi newman. Business, food, media and recipes. Generally adjacent to the snacks. Sign up now so you don’t mis…
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