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    • The Vegetarian Myth

    • Food, Justice, and Sustainability
    • By: Lierre Keith
    • Narrated by: Joyce Bean
    • Length: 11 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 311
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 280
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 279

    We’ve been told that a vegetarian diet can feed the hungry, honor the animals, and save the planet. Lierre Keith believed in that plant-based diet and spent twenty years as a vegan. But in The Vegetarian Myth, she argues that we’ve been led astray - not by our longings for a just and sustainable world, but by our ignorance. e truth is that agriculture is a relentless assault against the planet, and more of the same won’t save us. In service to annual grains, humans have devastated prairies and forests, driven countless species extinct, altered the climate, and destroyed the topsoil - the basis of life itself....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting take on sustainability

    • By J. S. White on 02-19-12

    Regular price: $29.99