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J’Something and David Higgs to host SA’s virtual cook-along Guiness World Record attempt

Independent online (SA) 19 Jun 2021
The initiative, which also involves acclaimed South African chef David Higgs, the Reach for a Dream Foundation, Discovery Vitality, DHL and Woolworths, aims to have 3000 people participating in the cooking stream to break the current record of 532 ... “We know South Africans are very ...

David Smallwood, Chicago journalist, author, longtime N’Digo editor, dead at 66

Chicago Sun-Times 19 Jun 2021
Born in Chicago to Annie Mae Smallwood and Frank Cook on Feb ... BLACK LUXE - 110 African American Icons of Contemporary History.” ... Smallwood later served as communications director at Olive-Harvey College, from 1987-1994, and in 1989, was tapped by Hermene Hartman to help launch N’Digo, a combination newspaper/magazine of African American profiles.

Nelsen reveals chaos that underpinned All Whites' 2010 World Cup

NewstalkZB 17 Jun 2021
World Cup football captain Ryan Nelsen has claimed chaos underpinned the All Whites' campaign at the 2010 tournament in South Africa ... "The stories were farcical," he said. "My thing was ... (Photo / Brett Phibbs) ... "... The initial food at their South African base was "pretty rubbish, crap, cooked spaghetti, burnt chicken", according to Nelsen ... Glading ... .

FG: Twitter, Founder Vicariously Liable for #EndSARS Losses

This Day 16 Jun 2021
A report on the website of Voice of America (VOA) yesterday quoted Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs, Akunna Cook, as saying during a Monday webinar hosted by the Washington-based Atlantic Council that “the Twitter suspension was very concerning and remains a source of concern.”.

Emancipation Day and Juneteenth celebrations aren’t new to Georgia

Atlanta Journal 16 Jun 2021
Widely celebrated as “Freedom Day” in black communities throughout Texas for decades, Juneteenth commemorates the June 19, 1865 date enslaved African Americans in Galveston learned that President Lincoln had freed them through the Emancipation Proclamation — more than two and a half years after it was first announced January 1, 1863.

Food by the Book: 'Red Island House' a rich tale of privilege

The Ada News 16 Jun 2021
She was raised in Oakland, California, attended Ivy League schools, and is a professor of African American literature teaching in Milan, Italy ... Piri Piri is a pepper native to Mozambique and widely used in African cooking. It is difficult to find in Oklahoma ... Replace lid and cook for approximately 55 minutes, adding more wood chips, if necessary ... .

US Renews Condemnation of Nigeria on Its Suspension of Twitter

Beijing News 15 Jun 2021
"The Twitter suspension was very concerning and remains a source of concern," said Akunna Cook, deputy assistant secretary of state for African affairs, during a Monday webinar hosted by the Washington-based Atlantic Council ... Separately, Cook on Monday called China a "strategic ...

Barbecue Hall of Fame welcomes Charleston's Rodney Scott, diversity initiatives

The Post and Courier 15 Jun 2021
African Americans and the United States of Barbecue" traces whole-animal fire pit cooking in the Americas to the flavor traditions of enslaved Africans on plantations ... Miller noted that, of the 27 inductees chosen for the honor between the hall of fame's creation in 2007 and the summer of 2018, there was only one African American ... Books for Cooks.

Ten kitchen gadgets you really don’t need – from juicers to spiralisers

The Irish Times 15 Jun 2021
You can cook north African tagine dishes in a lidded casserole pot, but Tarik Abdeladim, the owner of the York restaurant Los Moros, insists a tagine’s cone “enables flavoured steam to slide back into the sauce”, intensifying the dish ... and how to cook brilliant food without them.

Sideways Director Alexander Payne Reuniting With Paul Giamatti For The Holdovers

Empire 14 Jun 2021
Now Payne and Giamatti are back together for a new film called The Holdovers. According to Deadline, Giamatti plays Paul, a universally disliked teacher at the prep school Deerfield Academy ... Joining Paul and Angus is Deerfield’s head cook Mary, an African American woman who caters to sons of privilege and whose own son was recently lost in Vietnam ... .

Alexander Payne Taps His ‘Sideways’ Star Paul Giamatti For ‘The Holdovers:’ Hot Cannes Package

Vibe Magazine 14 Jun 2021
By Mike Fleming Jr Mike Fleming Jr. Co-Editor-in-Chief, Film @DeadlineMike More Stories By Mike ... June 14, 2021 8.01am. Services to share this page ... EXCLUSIVE ... Joining Paul and Angus is Deerfield’s head cook Mary—an African American woman who caters to sons of privilege and whose own son was recently lost in Vietnam ... Related Story ... .

Cook County kicks off week-long celebration of Juneteenth, now a paid county holiday

Chicago Sun-Times 13 Jun 2021
“Juneteenth has become a national movement as more states have embraced the significant role this date played in solidifying the freedom of all enslaved Africans in this country,” says Cook County Commissioner Dennis Deer, who with Commissioner Stanley Moore led efforts to pass the legislation ... Cook County had earlier begun its own reckoning.

Do your bit and cook up some support for children in need

Independent online (SA) 12 Jun 2021
The cook-a-long will take place on June 24 ... “Its unreal, we are here now, a couple of weeks away from the actual cook-a-long,” he said ... “We are looking forward to uniting South Africans as everyone comes together to cook for a cause and attempt to break a record with Guinness World Records,” she said.