This week on Taste Matters, Mitchell Davis is joined by the “Semitic Swinologist” himself, Jeffrey Yoskowitz. Jeffrey Yoskowitz is a freelance journalist from New York covering food, culture and politics. His work has been published by The New York Times, The Atlantic, The New Republic, The Montreal Gazette and Meatpaper, among other publications. Jeffrey has also focused extensively on the pork taboo in the past five years. In 2011 he launched the story project Pork Memoirs.. Tune in to learn more about pork as it relates to Jewish culture and how the taboo has evolved over the years. This episode was sponsored by Heritage Foods USA.

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