The Vegetarians and Vegans Who Became Butchers

Last Tuesday, The New York Times published a very interesting article about former vegetarians and vegans who became butchers. The people profiled did so, according to The Times, because they wanted to revolutionize the U.S.’s current food system to embrace what they consider ethical practices. Regardless of their reasons, the vegan’s and vegetarian’s efforts should…

Chicken Dinner Road runs ‘afowl’ of PETA

By CAROL RYAN DUMAS, Capital Press, Jul 8, 2019 People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals has sent a letter to Caldwell, Idaho, Mayor Garret Nancolas requesting him to rename Chicken Dinner Road to the more vegan-palatable Chicken Road. It’s a “kinder alternative, one that celebrates chickens as the sensitive and intelligent individuals they are,…

Arby’s Trolls Vegans with “Marrot”

Meredith Cash INSIDER On Wednesday, Arby’s released the “megetable,” a carrot made of turkey meat that looks and tastes just like the orange vegetable. The meat carrot, or “Marrot,” comes on the back of many of Arby’s competitors choosing to invest in plant-based meats. Following its release, the product is being met with criticism. One…

German Green Party Seeks to Outlaw Industrial Farming

Jorg Luyken, Berlin 16 JUNE 2019 The Telegraph The Green party in Germany has said it intends to ban industrial farming as part of a wide-ranging and costly package to combat climate change should they come to power. Katrin Goering-Eckardt, the party’s leader in the Germany parliament, said her party would establish a fund worth…