This 77 per cent figure has become a favourite statistic (a variation of it says 77 per cent of India lives below the poverty line) but surely it caricatures even inequity when the discussion does not go beyond that? Binayak Sen used the converse statistic to bolster his “famine is abroad in the land” argument: 33 per cent of Indians have clinically demonstrable chronic under nutrition he said. This was on a Karan Thapar show and of course it never got to even discussing this statistic because Thapar was more interested in nailing Sen as a Maoist sympathiser. When you cover the economic status of rural India through TV debates as our media increasingly does, the nuances of rural poverty or prosperity are never going to show up.
“We always struggle with the idea of authenticity,” Lee explains. “What is real Korean food? Is it what they have back in Korea now, what they had in the past, or is it what we make here, because we are Korean? My family has been in Canada for almost 20 years and our palates have changed, so that’s the question. I don’t really want Honey Jam to be labelled a Korean place because I want to do fun and interesting food, and to have no boundaries in what we can do.”.
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Like a conman eyeing a mark, the world can sense our neediness. Last year, a desperate Truss unilaterally suspended tariffs imposed by the EU on US goods. She hoped that a grateful America would respond by dropping its tariffs on Scotch whisky, which have cost jobs and 500m in sales.
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