Historians Marcia Chatelain and Mireya Loza are featured in the History Channel's documentary on the rise of fast food in America.
SOURCE: Public Books
Georgetown University Historian Marcia Chatelain talks research, publishing, podcasting, and connecting with first-generation college students in a wide-ranging interview.
SOURCE: Made By History at The Washington Post
by Chin Jou
The lawsuit against McDonald's by 52 African American franchisees is rooted in a complex history of urban disinvestment, Black capitalism, and corporate America.
Historian Marcia Chatelain's book "Franchise: The Golden Arches in Black America" is key background to a discussion of a recent lawsuit filed against McDonalds by Black franchise owners, alleging the corporation discriminated against them in allocating franchise locations.
SOURCE: Boston Globe
by Marcia Chatelain
McDonald’s has profited handily from its Black customers, while its presence in Black communities has led to a vexing set of circumstances for Black wealth and health.
SOURCE: The Atlantic
by Marcia Chatelain
Americans have long pinned economic hopes on fast-food chains. And where there are hopes, there are scams.
by Jeffrey N. Wasserstrom
Credit: Wiki Commons.
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