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May 20, 2019 - Quartz

Don’t get mad at vegans—get mad at climate change

Don’t get mad at vegans—get mad at climate change
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We should be far more uncomfortable with accelerating climate change, poor health, and animal suffering—all symptoms of meat, egg, and dairy industries—than we are with the increasing prominence of people who prefer to eat plant-based food.

But this may help explain some of the outrage that was directed at LA city councilman Paul Koretz after he introduced a proposal in late 2018 that, if passed, would require food vendors in city-owned properties, large private venues, and movie theaters to offer at least one vegan protein dish. It would also require every terminal in LAX to feature at least one fully vegan restaurant, and for all LAX restaurants to provide a minimum of one vegan main dish.

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