On today’s episode, Holly and Tabby dive into a few age-old questions about plant-based lifestyles. Can carnists enjoy the nutritional benefits of a vegan diet without committing to a vegan lifestyle?
I survey my class early in the semester and ask, “What can we do to ‘go green’?” “Turn the lights off.” “Take public transportation.” “Install low-flow fixtures.” “Don’t let the car idle.” “Buy a metal straw.” These are noble enviro-mantras, and things we should be conscientious about, but are their impacts enough—even collectively—to address the scale of environmental problems at hand right now?
Holly talks about a ticking time bomb situated in the Marshall Islands. The Marshall Islands, like many other island nations and coastal cities across the globe, are expected to be heavily impacted by rising sea level. Aside from literally drowning out the local population and ecosystems native to the Marshall Islands, this kind of eventContinue reading “Ep.03 Nuclear Waste and Vegaphobia”