The diet that helps fight climate change: This video from Vox shows that the question is not always ‘whether to be vegan or not’. Instead, you can still make a difference by making more conscious decisions on what you eat, and especially by choosing to eat less beef and lamb.
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= to like something so much that you cannot refuse it
Let’s check the main ideas!
1.Does what we put on our plate matter?
Yes, it actually does. About 25% of all the global climate change problems can be attributed back to the food.
2.What change can becoming a vegan make?
It can decrease carbon pollution in the long run.
3.Is meat consumption decreasing worldwide?
Yes, for example in the last decade there’s been a 19 percent drop in the amount of beef we eat.
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- Would you ever consider becoming a vegetarian or even a vegan?
- Do you think maintaining a vegetarian diet is a hard thing to do? Would you miss meat?
- Do you pay attention to how much meat you eat?
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