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Basic Black: Recipes For Racism


This week "Black Twitter" erupted after the news of Food Network chef Paula Deen admitted to routinely using the n-word. This acknowledgment was made during a deposition in which Deen and her brother are being sued for racial discrimination and sexual harassment. It's ironic that this episode occurred on Juneteenth. Within hours, #paulasbestdishes was the leading trend on Twitter.

Aired: 06/21/13

Rating: NR

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