"I do think that there are some baseline things that we should all agree on, the most important being that eating meat matters. It's the No. 1 cause of global warming.
The UN and Pew Commissions have said that it is among the top 2 or 3 causes of every significant environmental problem locally and globally."
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That's Jonathan Safran Foer talking about his new book Eating Animals. It's pretty intense stuff. You can hear the whole interview at NPR.
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