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Inspired by his own father’s eating habits and obesity, filmmaker Byron Hurt explores the health advantages and disadvantages of soul food. In addition to the personal narratives featured, the film is a lens to investigate the dark side of the food industry and the growing food justice movement that has been born in its wake.
No matter how many corporations try to use Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., as a way to market themselves to African-Americans, and no matter how many politicians use King's legacy to declare racism a thing of the past, there still remains a great hero for social justice in King and his legacy.