Tag: Meat

An Inconvenient Lesson From the Pandemic: We Have to Stop Eating Meat

In November 2019, the United Nations Environmental Programme, or UNEP, called for global greenhouse gas emissions to decline nearly 8 percent every year until 2030 if there is to be any chance of restraining global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius (2.7 degrees Fahrenheit). In the first four months of this year, anthropogenic emissions did indeed […]

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UK City Council Bans Meat At Its Events in Fight Against the Climate Crisis

Photo: Jerónimo Alba / Alamy Stock Photo As of December, London’s Enfield Council will only be serving vegetarian or vegan food through its catering services, as part of its climate crisis “action plan”. Enfield councillor Ian Barnes said the council aims to be carbon neutral by 2030, and to do so means “taking bold and sometimes […]

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Flour and Toilet Paper Are Back at N.Y. Supermarkets, but There’s a Catch

Shoppers no longer stare at aisles devoid of toilet paper. Pasta, in many shapes and sizes, is back in abundance. And eager home bakers can restart their mixers and ovens now that flour and yeast have finally reappeared. “I was thrilled to see King Arthur whole wheat in good supply at Fairway,” David Toberisky, 68, […]

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