Portland Burrito Cart Closes After Owners Are Accused Of Cultural Appropriation
|05/25/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Two Portland-based women were forced to shut down their burrito food cart over accusations of cultural appropriation and recipe stealing.
Liz “LC” Connelly and Kali Wilgus’ Kooks Burritos business was featured in the Willamette Week on May 16. During the interview, Connelly described how the duo made their own tortillas after taking a trip to Puerto Nuevo, Mexico, in December and obtaining information on the process.
The method by which the two non-Hispanic white women obtained the information on tortilla making is questionable.
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