The Meat Industry: Climate Change, and So Much More

Another article demanding I go vegan? Nope, that’s next week’s article, and even then, not quite. Today, I’m discussing the many layers of the meat industry, or more so its many many consequences. The topic of the meat industry is a complicated and lengthy conversation because it encompasses animal cruelty, environmental degradation, economic necessities, consumerContinue reading “The Meat Industry: Climate Change, and So Much More”

The Green New Deal: What It Really Means

Ever since the Green New Deal was introduced by Representative Alexandria Ocasio Cortez and Senator Ed Markey the resolution has been met with waves of criticism and support. Regardless, throughout party divisions and media coverage there has also been a lot of misinformation that has taken away from the imperative theme behind the Green NewContinue reading “The Green New Deal: What It Really Means”

The Un-Level Playing Field: Marginalized Communities and their Climate Change Battle

The climate emergency our current world faces will inevitably impact us all. However, poorer, marginalized communities are already facing the brunt of consequences and will remain at much higher risk than those who are wealthier and able to afford repairs. The United States is one of the most developed countries in the world, yet citizensContinue reading “The Un-Level Playing Field: Marginalized Communities and their Climate Change Battle”

Palm Oil: The Truth Behind the Lucrative Industry

In 2011, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services published a report in which scientists found that human beings share 97% of their DNA sequence with Orangutans. Research has found that Orangutans are extremely intelligent creatures who clearly have the ability to reason and think. Needless to say, human beings and Orangutans are veryContinue reading “Palm Oil: The Truth Behind the Lucrative Industry”