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# strange-fruit - Monday 20 August, 2018

A third of fruit and veg 'too ugly' to sell
# Not Very A Peeling
# Not Very A Peeling

A third of fruit and veg 'too ugly' to sell

Aug 20th 2018, 4:00 PM 13,916 Views 33 Comments

More than 50 million tonnes of fruits and vegetables are discarded each year in Europe.

# strange-fruit - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Charlotte Church turns down offer to sing for 'tyrant' Trump
# Tissues And Issues
# Tissues And Issues

Charlotte Church turns down offer to sing for 'tyrant' Trump

Jan 10th 2017, 8:08 PM 34,420 Views 119 Comments

Meanwhile, Rebecca Ferguson has explained why she wanted to sing Strange Fruit at the inauguration.

# strange-fruit - Monday 8 December, 2014

PR firm forced to change 'racist' name after massive Twitter reaction
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From The Daily Edge
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PR firm forced to change 'racist' name after massive Twitter reaction

Dec 8th 2014, 8:33 AM 3,259 Views 3 Comments

The company has deleted its social media accounts.

# strange-fruit - Sunday 11 May, 2014

The bananas are flying in Serie A as AC Milan players targeted for racist abuse
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From The42
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The bananas are flying in Serie A as AC Milan players targeted for racist abuse

May 11th 2014, 2:58 PM 5,882 Views 10 Comments

Nigel de Jong and Kevin Constant were subjected to a barrage of abuse.

# strange-fruit - Sunday 20 October, 2013

Supermarkets turn to crooked fruit and ugly vegetables to fight food waste
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# Strange Fruit

Supermarkets turn to crooked fruit and ugly vegetables to fight food waste

Oct 20th 2013, 8:30 PM 31,056 Views 33 Comments

Blemished apples? Misshapen carrots? Some European supermarkets are starting to sell slightly bandy fruit and veg for less than the cost of their better-looking brethren.