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Golden Arches in Black America

Often blamed for the rising rates of obesity and diabetes among black Americans, fast food restaurants like McDonald’s have long symbolised capitalism’s villainous effects on our nation’s...

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Thanksgiving and Trigg Brown!

Co-hosts Emily Pearson, Patrick Martins and Brandon Hoy are in the studio with chef friend Trigg Brown of WinSon and WinSon Bakery talking all things fast food, Thanksgiving, favorite cut...

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WHAT IS ILSI? THE LOBBYING GROUP YOU NEVER HEAR

ILSI is a secretive lobbying group that is deployed by major food companies to push their agenda in legislative matters.

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Plant-Based Burger Wars

Plant-based burgers and beef have dominated the recent headlines. Everyone from McDonald’s to Costco, Trader Joe’s and Nestlé, announced new plant-based burger offerings. Simultaneously, ...

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Feast Portland Embraces Nostalgia

This fall, HRN is heading west to take in the sights, sounds, and tastes of Feast Portland. To gear up for our coverage of the festival, we're bringing you a look into some of the weekend...

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Co-Anchor Coup, Celebrity Fast Food, and Garbage Fish

Mike is back with a vengeance and has taken the co-anchor seat while Patrick is away, and he and Erica bring the stories about the regulation of tuna fishing, celebrity fast-food endorsem...

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Fast Food: The Big, The Bad and The Hungry

This week on A Taste of the Past, host Linda Pelaccio is joined in the studio by Andrew F. Smith, author of the book Fast Food: The Good, The Bad and The Hungry.