Current Events

My thoughts on current events. Not that I think you NEED to know what I think, but just in case.

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    My Thoughts on Aunt Jemima

        Recently it has been announced that Quaker Oats will be changing the name of all the products currently labelled as “Aunt Jemima”. They will also be removing the likeness of the woman we have all come to know as Aunt Jemima. Here are my thoughts on this. The Irony I can’t help but notice the irony of a company called “Quaker Oats” is changing the name of this long respected brand. The company’s name refers to what could be viewed as a racial stereotype. What came to be known as the “Quaker Movement” was a started by a nab named George Fox. This group has strong feelings about peace…