MEMBERS ONLY: Is The Impossible Burger the Future of Sustainable Hamburgers?
Last week, I met with my boss, Ben Cohen (perhaps you've heard of him?) to talk about work, politics, and the horror of the alt-right. As we were eating at Open City in D.C. (nice place, check it out next time you're in town), he mentioned that he had recently gone dairy free, ...read more
Changing Minds on Meat Eating
We should avoid the unnecessary suffering of animals—no one but the most disturbed among us would disagree. Unfortunately, pointing out that this moral square peg doesn’t usually fit in the round hole of meat-eating is distasteful to many. The ideological zeal with which many ...read more
Why It's Impossible To Not Actually Be A Cannibal
A dizzying number of publications recently ran a piece titled “Why It’s Impossible To Actually Be A Vegetarian”. Within it, philosopher Andrew Smith argued that because ecosystems tend to involve the transfer of matter from both plant to animal and animal to plant, plants are ...read more
Life and Other Four Letter Words: F O O D
Oliver Green is a modern life burnout/angeraholic living in Bali, Indonesia and writing about life instead of making things worse by having one. F O O D All food turns into poo. It starts as something nutritious we put it in our mouths while saying stuff like, “Oh yes – this ...read more