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Given that it's 45 years since the publication of Diet For A Small Planet, and given that meat consumption appears to be on the rise in the US again, advocates for reducing our dependence on animal agriculture are going to need all the tools they can ...
As a teenager, I read Frances Moore Lappe's book, Diet For A Small Planet. I remember thinking it made complete sense to reduce meat consumption in order to improve global food security.

If you're into healthy eating for all of the right reasons, then there is a gal about town that you need to get to know. Her name is Jessica Meyers Altman, and she's considered one of the top plant-based diet activists/experts in the area.
When Frances Moore Lappe wrote the best-selling Diet For A Small Planet back in 1971, she helped start a conversation about the social and environmental impacts of the foods we choose.
In the classic book, Diet For A Small Planet, it was proven in 1971 that, if managed properly, the planet has enough resources to feed everyone.
Ironically, Milwaukee's most famous vegetarian restaurant was torn down - and founder Henry L. Nunn passed away at age 94 - just as the publication of Frances Moore Lappe's "Diet For A Small Planet" was sparking new national interest in a vegetarian ...

#Today's 10 highest grossing box office releases are about animals, including: "Finding Dory," "The Jungle Book," "Zootopia," "The secret Life of Pets," and "Kung Fu Panda.
Disapproval ratings of both major-party candidates are higher than we've seen in decades. Millions are livid about Trump's lies and let down by Hillary Clinton and her party's now-exposed bashing of Bernie Sanders.
"In the early days we were all reading Diet For A Small Planet. There was always an element of New Age connected to the Back-to-the-Land movement.
The author of Diet For A Small Planet is coming to UDC next week for a talk at a major Sustainability and ecology conference, and the community is invited.
Read this: Diet For A Small Planet, by Frances Moore Lappe. This 1971 visionary classic has its own research institute attached now, and a richly resourced website.
... in America and Western Europe at a time when it was all but unthinkable further east: the Soviet bloc discouraged anything that looked like a subculture, and Leninist cuisine was closer to Upton Sinclair's The Jungle than to Diet For A Small Planet ...
Forty-five years after the publication of the best-seller Diet For A Small Planet, researchers from the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization and the Food Climate Research Network at the University of Oxford echoed what author Frances Moore ...
Renideo went from being a vegetarian to being vegan in 1990 after reading a book called "Diet For A Small Planet" that emphasizes eating less meat in order to deal with world hunger.
Frances Moore Lappe, author of Diet For A Small Planet and 17 other books, joined the march from Philadelphia to DC, spoke at a rally, and participated in the civil disobedience arrest.
The goal of the fund is to eventually replace animal agriculture with plant-based and cultured alternatives, according to Friedrich, who has been a vegan since reading Diet For A Small Planet as a teenager. Friedrich and Cooney operate out of ...
The New York Council for the Humanities has joined forces with the Buffalo Museum of science to offer "The Serious Side of Food," a free reading and discussion series that starts next week.

Session 4 - "Diet For A Small Planet," by Frances Moore Lappe, 1 to 3 p.m., May 4. Preregistration is required by Monday.
When Frances arrived in Athens, she said the area surprised her by how many people truly wanted to contribute to the town's well-being.
The New York Council for the Humanities has joined forces with the Buffalo Museum of science to offer "The Serious Side of Food," a free reading and discussion series that starts next week.
Session 4 - "Diet For A Small Planet," by Frances Moore Lappe, 1 to 3 p.m., May 4. Preregistration is required by Monday.
When Frances arrived in Athens, she said the area surprised her by how many people truly wanted to contribute to the town's well-being.
John Mackey, the CEO of Whole Foods market, and Bruce Friedrich, the executive director of The Good Food Institute and founding partner of New Crop capital, will be participating in a debate on Wednesday at 7 p.m.
Starting with the 1971 publication of "Diet For A Small Planet," the idea that being vegetarian is better for the environment has become conventional wisdom.
Soon after I wrote Diet For A Small Planet, my sound bite became: "Hunger is not caused by a scarcity of food but by a scarcity of democracy.
On the other side of the ledger, vegetarians have believed for years, thanks to books like "Diet For A Small Planet" and ex-California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger speaking at the recent COP21 conference, that adopting a vegetarian diet is the best ...
Please read Diet For A Small Planet (US book) on vegetarian eating. It is not lacking in efficacy. Red meat has recently been found carcinogenic.
An influential early book on the subject of vegetarianism in the United States titled Diet for a Small Planet included detailed charts of which plant proteins to combine in what ratios to get a complete suite of essential amino acids.
I always go back to: The Joy of Cooking, Vegetarian Cooking by Jaffrey and Diet For A Small Planet . Lastly, my brother bought me The College Cookbook (basic, cheap and easy things to cook in a crappy apartment) which got me thinking about cooking and ...
In Ann Arbor, Philip Stafford caught the bug. "The book that made a tremendous impression on me was Diet For A Small Planet by Frances Moore Lappe," he says. "It was published in 1971 and I read it shortly after that. It contributed to my early ...
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I think that we (at Chez Panisse) were really involved in Diet For A Small Planet in the '60s and there was a lot of sort of dropping out and growing your own and not buying commercial food.
... governments to solve Sustainability challenges. Frances Moore Lappe - @fmlappe Frances Moore Lappe is the author of Diet For A Small Planet and is the co-founder of the Small Planet Institute. Tweets feature sustainability and food related information.
I was 27 when I read the book Diet For A Small Planet by Frances Moore Lappe, which talks about how meat consumption contributes to food scarcity.
My husband and I had raised our children on wholesome food using the recipes gleaned from France Moore Lappe's Diet For A Small Planet and several of The Moosewood Cookbook classics. We had, however, continued to eat some meat and dairy and I ...
verything we eat comes from the earth so I thought I would acknowledge today's 45th Earth Day, and share a few ramifications of our eating on our beloved planet.
In 1970, what triggered Diet For A Small Planet was the shock of learning that we smart Homo sapiens were actively shrinking our food supply by feeding a third of the world's grain to livestock that return to us only a small fraction of what they eat ...
Reading "Diet For A Small Planet" persuaded me as a young adult to eat plenty of plants. I didn't avoid meat altogether, but I didn't consume much of it.
... and Amber Burns will showcase Louisville's New Roots system this weekend at the "Just Food" conference at Harvard University, sharing the dais with public health experts and luminaries such as author Francis Moore Lappe of "Diet For A Small Planet.".
When I was a teenager, I knew things would get bad after reading Diet For A Small Planet but I do not remember thinking we would decimate the oceans.
More plant foods, less meat: It's been 44 years since Frances Moore Lappe first published "Diet For A Small Planet," in which she states that for every 16 pounds of grain and soy fed to beef cattle in the U.S.
I used one of these portions to make Bolinas Soyburgers from my Diet For A Small Planet cookbook. These may sound unappealing to you, but I thought they turned out quite well.
I used one of these portions to make Bolinas Soyburgers from my Diet For A Small Planet cookbook. These may sound unappealing to you, but I thought they turned out quite well.
... who was born in Brooklyn in 1982; "Diet For A Small Planet" author Frances Moore Lappe, who was born in 1944; "Hugo" actress Chloe Grace Moretz, who was born in 1997; golfer Gregory John Norman, who was born in 1955; opera singer Leontyne Price, ...


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