Category Archives: Global Soul

How U.S. Military Troops and Veterans Helped Spread Soul Food Around the World

   Thanks to the award-winning team at Ascender Communications for pulling together another great, short video on soul food history. This one’s about how U.S. military troops and veterans helped spread soul food around the world. Enjoy!

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When Red Drink Flowed in Vietnam

When red drink flowed in Vietnam.

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The Soul Food Phenomenon in Vietnam

Earlier this week, Ken Burns and Lynn Novick debuted their ten-part documentary The Vietnam War. A documentary of such magnitude couldn’t cover every single story, and here’s one that fascinates me: the presence of soul food restaurants in southeast Asia during the Vietnam War era.

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