James Beard Foundation Awards
The foundation violated its own ethics rules to ensure that award winners fit into its new narrative of progress and social justice
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Without any Restaurant and Chef Awards, a series of presentations hammered home the desire to keep restaurants "Open for Good"
What the hell is going on at the James Beard Foundation?
The allegations range from bullying to sexual harassment, leading the foundation to reassess what constitutes award-worthy chef behavior, per the New York Times
And no chef and restaurant awards will be handed out in 2021, either