Quitting Meat: Process Of Change, Jonathan Safran Foer

Jonathan Safran Foer

When it comes to meat, change is almost always cast as an absolute. You are a vegetarian or you are not. It’s a strange formulation Excerpt from Huffington post article by Jonathon Safran Foer, 11.11.09 …I wonder if more of the difficulty doesn’t come from the ways that we talk and think about change. When […]

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City of Ghent Goes Veg One Day A Week

City Of Ghent

EU: City of Ghent Goes Veg One Day A Week To Lose Weight and Save The Planet – Day of the Lentil Burgers: Ian Traynor, Guardian, UK, May 14 2009 On the eve of what is being touted as an unprecedented exercise, the biggest queue in the Flemish university town of 200,000 yesterday was for […]

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Meat Eating, Global Warming, Vegetarian Diet

Greenhouse Hamburger

Dr. R.K. Pachauri, in his talk, ‘Global Warning! The Impact of Meat Production and Consumption on Climate Change’, connects meat eating, global warming and vegetarian diet If you or someone you know is still on the fence about eating meat, here’s something I found on International Vegetarian Union (IVU) News to help tip them over […]

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2nd Thoughts on Global Warming & Sustainable Ag

Farmland

Comments on articles about global warming & sustainable eco-ag in CommonDreams.org by Bill McKibbon, Wendell Berry, Wes Jackson Bill McKibben is the author of ‘Deep Economy: The Wealth of Communities and the Durable Future’, scholar in residence at Middlebury College, and cofounder of 350.org. He shoots down a half dozen common delusions about global warming […]

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