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Impact of Meat Eating

Does It Have to Be Hard to Be Healthy?

Christina Pirello | Posted 08.19.2014 | Home
Christina Pirello

I was reading an article in Elle magazine the other day, and I came across an article that pitted two experts on obesity against each other in their o...

How to Break Bread With Vegetarians

Joe Berkowitz | Posted 09.08.2013 | Home
Joe Berkowitz

New acquaintances choose from a diverse buffet of reactions when they discover you don't eat meat. They offer either congratulations, or 'come on's. Or perhaps nobody cares at all. Unfortunately, both sides of the meat divide are often lacking in social nuances on the subject.

Considering the Goat in Kashgar

Zachary Stockill | Posted 09.11.2012 | Home
Zachary Stockill

Food is about more than sustenance in a place like Kashgar; it is a way of life, and a source of pride and community. Neglecting to consider the goat is, in a sense, neglecting to consider the history of the region, and the remarkable determination of its people to survive.

Ethics of Eating Meat

Paul Schwennesen | Posted 07.14.2012 | Home
Paul Schwennesen

Asking whether eating meat is "ethical" is like asking whether having sex is ethical. Biological imperatives do not pander to such arbitrary distinctions.

New York Times' "Ethical Meat" Contest Is Great PR for Meat Industry

Michele Simon | Posted 05.26.2012 | Home
Michele Simon

The New York Times is holding a silly contest for meat-eaters to have their say. Here is my entry.

Meatopia Organizer Pushes Back Against Planned Protests

TIME | By JOSH OZERSKY | Posted 08.15.2011 | Home

I just learned the word carnist. It means me. Giving special names to nearly universal attributes is a tactic used by people seeking to undercut the "...

The Meat-Eaters Guide to Eating Less Meat

Susie Middleton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Susie Middleton

Secretly, I could live on chocolate and coffee. But don't tell anyone, since I make my living writing about vegetables. And my darkest secret is this: My favorite thing in the whole world is (or was) chicken pan drippings.