Eating meat bad for the climate, author says - Seven Days

Author of “We are the Weather” says we should eat our way out of the climate crisis. We eat too much beef and other carbon-intensive food.

"Foer summed up his argument in a New York Times opinion piece: "We cannot protect our environment while continuing to eat meat regularly ... Whether they become Whoppers or boutique grass-fed steaks, cows produce an enormous amount of greenhouse gas. If cows were a country, they would be the third-largest greenhouse gas emitter in the world.""



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  • Patrick Finnie
    commented 2020-10-04 12:40:19 -0400
    Oh for crying out loud, would you just cry me a river you carrot crunchin’ tree, hugger ! In the mean time, pass the steaks, pork chops, barbecued chicken and venison ! I’m hungry, and my canines (cuspids) need exercise !
  • David Flemming
    published this page in The News 2020-09-30 16:34:22 -0400