Veganism is unethical? Or is it? No?
Another day, another Daily Mail article to smash. Here we go; The offending article – http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-5395315/Yoghurt-reduces-risk-heart-attack-30.html
What happens when the dairy industry tries to fight back with their own rendition of Veganuary? Another fantastic month for veganism, that’s what. Less science today, but a chance to do a happy video, so I’ll take it.
So yeah, I’m pretty nervous. The talk I’ll be giving is all about the science behind our place as herbivores in nature. Should be pretty funny and laid back, but as someone who gets a bit ‘wobbly’ in front of crowds…this could get interesting. Any way, if you’re in the Hull area, swing by and…
More good news? Hot damn, we’re on a role at the moment. The UK has announced that they are banning microbeads in cosmetics, with hopefully more to come later on.
Ben goes on a rampage over shoddy journalism.
Today, Ben weighs in on the general election the UK is having in only 6 weeks!
Today, Ben explains why he is personally vegan, whilst finding a new jogging route through Hull.
Here you can find a basic breakdown of this week’s video, covering what veganism actually is, and why people do it.
Just a quick video summarising the key points regarding the terrible damage being done to the Reef. Sometimes it’s just about thinking about your impact, and maybe putting something else before your holiday. Sources http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/bies.200900182/abstract? https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/mar/15/stopping-global-warming-is-only-way-to-save-great-barrier-reef-scientists-warn https://www.theguardian.com/sustainable-business/2016/nov/01/great-barrier-reef-why-are-government-and-business-perpetuating-the-big-lie https://www.theguardian.com/sustainable-business/2016/nov/29/business-council-members-must-take-responsibility-for-its-vandalistic-environment-agenda http://www.nature.com/articles/nature21707.epdf?referrer_access_token=HCU7klcH_ur34P_VxmrnLNRgN0jAjWel9jnR3ZoTv0NYcseJcueSDf5mFE1OHwy-VtBTm9YVkvW6pTceC2tBX3ZI9bYskFEwHfpnMqU8ZOoRhkIK0hNAilibVZwRyWxUbdPhJeTCq6KvwYNoLh09vJK4AqDfC6XaTI4unOGyT1zdRGZicAAGwPxRbBPccsBgf1ZrRAjjaVuChgoNs1O_-u51gMpzo-W_3ADdmeDZR317WAx-9Gd6xbIGcZxjW09yubVWAXou8epE1DW1o8VPAaiZvxotPJKev0li46Mk1fumcU_EsjY_rUPdb7JrDGJU&tracking_referrer=www.theguardian.com http://www.gbr.qld.gov.au/stewardship/ https://www.thoughtco.com/the-great-barrier-reef-1434352 http://www.qm.qld.gov.au/microsites/biodiscovery/05human-impact/importance-of-coral-reefs.html https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/apr/10/great-barrier-reef-terminal-stage-australia-scientists-despair-latest-coral-bleaching-data?CMP=fb_gu