Each year, nearly 50 billion animals are slaughtered for their meat, to feed a world population of 6 billion people. These numbers might look odd but not only are they real; they also are the result of the way WE consume! 629 more words
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When we think of the big drivers of climate change, cars and air travel often come to mind. But transformations over the past century in the way food is produced and consumed have resulted in more greenhouse gas emissions than those from transportation. 195 more words
Is Sonny Perdue’s Nomination as Secretary of Agriculture a Good Choice for farm Animals and the Environment?
By Erin Thompson
Because Donald Trump appears to select the members of his cabinet by determining who would best represent the opposite for which the position stands, SNL performed a skit starring Bryan Cranston in his notorious role as Walter White chosen as the Head of the DEA. 554 more words
It is indisputable that we are negatively affecting our air, soil and water in a way that is drastically impacting the earth itself.