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Thursday, May 21, 2020

The end of meat

In The New York Times: The End of Meat Is Here

[...] The combination of meat shortages and President Trump’s decision to order slaughterhouses open despite the protestations of endangered workers has inspired many Americans to consider just how essential meat is.

Is it more essential than the lives of the working poor who labor to produce it? It seems so. An astonishing six out of 10 counties that the White House itself identified as coronavirus hot spots are home to the very slaughterhouses the president ordered open ...

A really good article that touches on all aspects of the consequences of meat-eating, from climate change to human health to animal cruelty, and more. I doubt many people will read it, though.


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