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Feminism through the lens of chocolate

Feminism through the lens of chocolate

Veronika Dvorakova, Art Director/Columnist

April 8, 2015

Filed under A Dash of Sass, Opinion, Top News

My father walked in on me having a passionate affair with a plate of brownies again. A very similar scenario took place about a month earlier, except I was stuffing my face with a Ghirardelli chocolate bar. All that remained of it by nightfall was a crumpled wrapper.  I am not particularly ashamed of my tend...

Sweet justice in the chocolate industry

Sweet justice in the chocolate industry

Sarah Schisla, Scot Scoop Editor

September 16, 2014

Filed under News, Top News

For almost two decades, major chocolate companies have maintained a lower price level by sourcing their cocoa from plantations that use slave labor. Now, something is finally being done about it — three victims of child slavery will be allowed to take these companies to court. According to ...

Chocolate festival returns

Chocolate festival returns

Ashley Kawakami, Features Editor

October 4, 2012

Filed under Campus

Belmont’s annual Chocolate Festival will be held on Oct. 5 and 6 at the Congregational Church of Belmont. The CCB will host the festival at their church on 751 Alameda de las Pulgas. This will be the CCB’s 30th annual festival and will feature 20 local vendors, including quite a few from Belmont....

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