Showing posts from September, 2016

appropriation of "ethnic" foods

I came across this article from a friend and I thought it was a great example to share with students: Why The Outrage Over Bon Appétit’s Pho Article Is Completely Justified

 The privileged position of white chefs cooking "ethnic" foods really stood out for me in Ruth Tam's observation that "...when American chefs make ethnic cuisines, they not only profit off of the food, but they are also not subject to the prejudices immigrants face when creating the same food..."

 Now watch this:

tools for data visualization

This post offers some intersting data visualizations and data visualization tools.
The Largest Vocabulary in Hip Hop

Financial Literacy Quiz

Take the Financial Literacy Quiz and see how well you do.

misogyny stats site

Hip-Hop Misogyny Stats is a very interesting site analyzing lyrics in rap music. In particular, it looks at misogyny in rap lyrics.

NYT Language Quiz

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