Rain forest vs. meat

«In more pristine regions, from Indonesia to the Amazon, tropical rain forest is being burned down to make room for more and more cattle. Agriculture is the world's biggest cause of deforestation, and increasing demand for meat is the biggest force in the expansion of agriculture.» - Time magazine, 12/6/99, via TED: Dr. Dean Ornish: Healing and other natural wonders [Simple changes have a huge impact on lifespan and health], 00:12:17

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