Moving, Together

It was the weekend before Christmas, 2010. I was sitting on the 4 or 5 train, one of those on the green line, making the trip from Cornell Weill Hospital on the Upper East Side back to my Crown Heights apartment. I’d spent the previous two nights sleeping at my dad and stepmom’s apartment on …

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Manioc: A Brazilian Chef Claims her Roots

Stepping into the stately hallway that leads to the dining room of the renowned restaurant O Navegador (“The Navigator”) in downtown Rio de Janeiro, there is no hint that one is entering a hotbed of agricultural and cultural activism.

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