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Europe’s Investment Group Delists Brazilian Meat Giant JBS

Europe’s Investment Group Delists Brazilian Meat Giant JBS

Nordea Asset Management has dropped JBS SA over the Brazillian meat giant's links to deforestation and corruption. Concerns over employee health and safety during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic were also a factor. Based in Helsinki, Nordea...
The Meat Industry Kills In More Ways Than You Think

The Meat Industry Kills In More Ways Than You Think

The meat industry is dangerous. It kills animals and people in more ways than you might think. Industrialized or "factory farming" can cause pollution, severe environmental damage, chronic health problems, and even death for...
Vegan Company Buys 15,000 Acres in the Amazon to Protect It

VeganNation Buys 15,000 Acres of the Amazon Rainforest Just to Protect It

VeganNation has bought 15,000 acres of Amazon rainforest. The Israeli company -- which launched its own cryptocurrency last year called VeganCoin -- describes itself as a "global, vegan, decentralized nation, powered by the blockchain technology." Following...
Eddie Huang Wants You to Go Vegan to Save the Amazon

Eddie Huang Goes Vegan to Save the Amazon Rainforest

Chef, restaurateur, author, and general foodie Eddie Huang has taken his last bite of meat. The star of Viceland's "Huang's World" is going vegan for the environment. Over the last few days, reports of fires...
The Amazon Is Burning. And It’s Because We Eat Beef

The Amazon Is Burning. And It’s Because We Eat Beef

Updated October 18, 2019. The Amazon rainforest is on fire. The fires burning up the world’s largest tropical rainforest have been raging for three weeks and are the fastest ever recorded in the area. Scientists...