This week: The president of a labor union says the life of slaughterhouse workers is more valuable than ham sandwiches. A new study reveals a link between climate change and cancer risk. Studies show consuming saturated fat, which is found in a number of animal products like butter, meat, and cheese, is linked to an increased risk of heart disease.
Meghan Markle is still supporting the royal animal charity, Mayhew. She has also spoken up about the recent murder of George Floyd and the Black Lives Matter movement. Arnold Schwarzenegger is also speaking out against racism in the U.S., saying it “has to stop.” The former bodybuilder has also been sharing workout videos with his donkey Lulu.
You can now get Impossible Foods’ vegan meat delivered straight to your door. New Zealand school systems are advising students to eat less meat and dairy in order to combat climate change. The Scottish government has proposed legislation that would increase penalties for animal cruelty charges in Scotland. One Toronto resident is transforming a former butcher shop into a vegan deli.