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MEAT AND THE MEDIA

The mass media is the most powerful opinion-former of all time. But is it doing enough when it comes to our broken food system, where its loud and leading voices could be a vehicle for lasting change? 9 more words

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ASK THIS FACTORY FARMER ANYTHING

Do you remember Craig Watts? He’s the brave poultry contract farmer who spoke out about the terrible conditions on his factory farm. Now Craig has participated in a live Q&A on the news and social-networking site Reddit. 7 more words

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JUST HOW BIG IS "BIG AG"?

Many people talk about Big Ag, but it’s hard to get across just how big “big” can be. This infographic lets you size up some of America’s biggest factory farms against a handful of world-famous landmarks – prepare to be staggered.

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WHY OUR LOVE OF “CHEAP” FOOD IS COSTING THE EARTH

Milk is cheaper than bottled water – this is the unbelievable news that has hit the headlines again recently. We take a look at the dangerous race to the bottom on food prices and explore how to get fair food back on our plates.

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A Vegucation

It was a pretty hard sell to get me watching two of the hardest-hitting documentaries out there exploring our dietary choices, their impact on the animal kingdom and the planet. 1,309 more words

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CUTE COWS CAST SPELL ON HARRY POTTER STAR

If you’ve seen the Harry Potter films, you’ll know the silver-eyed, otherworldly character of Luna Lovegood, played by Evanna Lynch. But, unlike her onscreen persona, the actress has her feet firmly on the ground – especially when it comes to food.

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FINDING THE FUNNY IN FACTORY FARMING

When it comes to the sobering, saddening and often downright depressing subject of intensive-livestock farming and the ills it inflicts on our world, a little dose of levity can go a long way. 716 more words

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