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The Tragic Death of Jill Phipps

On this day (February 1) in 1995, British animal rights activist Jill Phipps was crushed to death by a truck transporting veal calves during a protest in England. This was a profoundly devastating and tragic event. […]

Are Animal Foods Sustainable? | Meat Your Future
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Are Animal Foods Sustainable?

A single 3-ounce serving of beef requires a staggering *338 gallons* of water to produce. For poultry (chicken meat), it’s *88* gallons. For pig meat (pork), a whopping *108* gallons. […]

Can we afford to play with Earth's climate? | Meat Your Future
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Can We Afford to Play with Earth’s Climate?

Our two closest planetary neighbors, Venus and Mars, were once thought to have Earth-like climates in the distant past. But, a hospitable climate is not guaranteed forever. Today, temperatures on Venus can reach a blistering 864° F, while on Mars they can plummet to a frigid -195° F. […]

Kaiser Permanente recommends plant-based diets | Meat Your Future
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Kaiser Permanente Recommends Plant-Based Diets

Kaiser Permanente, one of the largest managed care groups in the U.S. with over 17,000 physicians and over 9 million members, believes that: “Further research is needed to find ways to make plant-based diets the new normal for our patients and employees.” […]