Daily Archives: March 12, 2013

“Easter’s coming up — a special time of year for fast-food ads pitching their fish offerings. Arby’s, Burger King and regional chains like Carl’s Jr. are trying to net hungry Catholic customers who’ve given up meat for Lent. Copyright © 2013 NPR. For personal, noncommercial use only.” Read More: http://www.npr.org/2013/03/12/174080037/during-lent-fast-food-chains-fish-for-catholics?ft=1&f=1053

Reading: “During Lent, Fast-Food Chains Fish For Catholics”

“A shovel overturned can flip so much more than soil, worms, and weeds. Structural racism – the ways in which social systems and institutions promote and perpetuate the oppression of people of color – manifests at all points in the food system.” Read More: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/beverly-bell/uprooting-racism-in-the-f_b_2853804.html

Reading: “Uprooting Racism in the Food System: African Americans Organize”