This week’s links are full of doom and gloom—and a little funny for good measure.
A Deforestation-Based Diet: Seven Foods That Are Destroying the World’s Forests: It’s not just meat. Soy and corn are also big offenders.
This blog post made me laugh: Confessions of a former nonvegan. The whole blog is full of lots of funny stuff, too.
Hippies are so dangerous, didn’t you know? Police seize copies of Steampunk magazine and kombucha in raid. My favourite part of the article?
At one point a hazmat team in full protective gear was brought in to investigate a jar of kombucha tea fermenting in the basement. Madison claims a JTTF agent shook his head and said, “You guys are just a bunch of hippies!”
And one last article, which discusses poverty tourism. Apparently it’s not all about rich kids full of privilege exploiting misfortune for adventure.