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In Response to Justin’s Query: Not a Sermon, Just a Fact-Check

So here at http://www.Afroculinaria.com we love debate.  We love respectful discussion and I believe that’s what I got from a reader named Justin.  In response to my post of Oldway’s African Heritage Pyramid and ingredients suggestion list, Justin gave this … Continue reading

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Americans love the Thanksgiving myth. But food folklore masks a painful reality | Michael W Twitty | Comment is free | The Guardian

http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2014/nov/24/americans-thanksgiving-myth-food-folklore?CMP=share_btn_tw Enjoy this piece I wrote for TheGuardian.com on the subject of Thanksgiving. Remember to appreciate the small moments long forgotten over the sweeping myths floating around. It’s time to take out the idea of “contribution” and replace it with … Continue reading

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Catch me today on the Marc Steiner Show

Who: Marc Steiner and I Where: http://www.steinershow.org/radio/the-marc-steiner-show When: Today, December 13, 2011, 5-7 p.m. EST What: Marc Steiner has had me on his talk radio program out of Baltimore before talking about fish peppers–if you missed that here it is—http://www.steinershow.org/radio/the-marc-steiner-show/may-20-2010-hour-2. … Continue reading

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