Rosa Parks (vegetarian civil rights icon) is an inspiration to us all | Meat Your Future

Inspiration from Rosa Parks – Civil Rights Leader and Vegetarian

Happy birthday to Rosa Parks, who was born this day in 1913! This fearless, peace-promoting, civil rights activist (and vegetarian) remains an inspiration to us all. And, her refusal to give up her bus seat to a white passenger in 1955 ignited the fight to end the injustice of racial segregation. […]

Jill Phipps | Meat Your Future

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

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

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. […]