Get Over Yourself: On Culture, Entitlement, and Microaggressing Rice

    British celebrity chef Jamie Oliver was recently accused of cultural appropriation for selling a pack of 60-second rice. I’ll let that marinate for a minute. The dish is called “Punchy Jerk Rice.” No, it’s not a tasty tribute to Chris Brown. It’s brown rice, but no relation. On Twitter, someone protested the Caucasian cook’s mining of a trove of blackness for something to | Read More »