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April 29, 2019 - The Global and Mail

Meat called unhealthy for us, the planet.

Meat called unhealthy for us, the planet.
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I couldn’t agree more with Clean Meat author Paul Shapiro (If You Don’t Want To Ditch Meat For Your Own Health, Do It To Avoid Pandemics).

Once upon a time, intensive animal farming was viewed as a modern way to provide inexpensive food to a hungry postwar population. But it was a solution that created more problems: Eating diets overly rich in animal foods has proven to be disastrous for the environment, the animals being farmed and public health.

Governments must lead in creating policies that ensure our food systems become safe, humane and sustainable. Our future depends on it.

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