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NPR News: ‘Tar Baby:’ A Folktale About Food Rights, Rooted In The Inequalities Of Slavery

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‘Tar Baby:’ A Folktale About Food Rights, Rooted In The Inequalities Of Slavery
Versions of the story of Bre’r Rabbit outwitting Bre’r Fox exist around the world. At heart, a new book argues, they’re really about who controls access to food and subverting the powers that be.

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