George Monbiot Eats Roadkill to Save The Planet

Imagine living in a world run by people like Monbiot, where the next source of protein they ban are insects that the UN is urging us to eat in order to ‘save the planet’ 🐛🐜🕷

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-22508439

Watts Up With That?

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Guest essay by Eric Worrall

Prominent Guardian Environment Reporter George Monbiot, who sometimes shows up at prominent climate events, no doubt after a long journey by sail, has decided to eat Vegan supplemented with Roadkill to “reduce his impact” on the global climate.

I’ve converted to veganism to reduce my impact on the living world

The world can cope with 7 or even 10 billion people. But only if we stop eating meat. Livestock farming is the most potent means by which we amplify our presence on the planet. It is the amount of land an animal-based diet needs that makes it so destructive.

An analysis by the farmer and scholar Simon Fairlie suggests that Britain could easily feed itself within its own borders. But while a diet containing a moderate amount of meat, dairy and eggs would require the use of 11m hectares of land (4m of which would…

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4 Comments on “George Monbiot Eats Roadkill to Save The Planet”

  1. Denis Rancourt says:

    ” George Monbiot, admitting his own scientific incompetence, repeatedly derides Cockburn for not grounding his dissenting views upon the allegedly irrefutable foundation of “peer-reviewed scientific journals,” for only then, he avers, could we be sure “that they are worth discussing.” ” — David F. Noble, in his 2007 essay “Regression on the Left”.

    http://climateguy.blogspot.ca/2007/05/regression-on-left.html

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    • Climatism says:

      Thank you for pointing me to this article.

      The climate change / global warming scare, cause, fascination, ideology, IMHO, is summed succinctly by this:

      “The source of this new orthodoxy is an exaggerated reverence for science, which has in fact marked socialism since its inception, when supposed scientific verities served as the antidote to religion and religion-based power.”

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