Farms also contribute to climate change
It is no secret that the copious amounts of greenhouse gases are the cause of our planet’s dangerous climate change issue. People have mainly put blame on the electricity and vehicular industry for the emission of toxic greenhouse gases, rightfully so. However, the agricultural industry is one of the main culprits of this environmental crime.
“Livestock are one of the most significant contributors to today’s most serious environmental problems,” said Henning Steinfeld, a senior UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) official. Farms that house animals like cows, chickens and pigs are contributing to the growing amount of CO2 emissions.
As our world population rapidly grows, so does the meat production industry, which is responsible for a percentage of our world’s climate change. If every person could cut back on the amount of animal products they ate, we could make a significant change of pace in greenhouse gas emissions.
If we cut the amount of meat we eat in half, there would be a significant decrease in the rapid emission of greenhouse gases because livestock farmers would not have to meet such a high demand. The less meat we consume, the less meat the agricultural industry will have to produce. This is an easy solution to a very detrimental problem. Environmental issues caused by human’s are very difficult to reverse, but eating less meat is one way we can help.
A new level of lies and hatred
A new level of lies and hatred has surfaced on the American society. The president’s idea that invading “hoards” of women, children and men are coming to the USA with Biblical diseases (diseases that have been eradicated for centuries) and “cop killers” is hard to contemplate even by his previous outlandish remarks.
Anyone with a clear mind knows that women and children walking from 1,000 to 2,000 miles indicate they are in excellent physical condition. This mass of hopefuls don’t know it yet, but the most deadly man-made diseases (ignorance, bigotry, racism, poverty and greed) that effects a large percentage of Americans citizens, especially children and women, awaits them at the border. It’s a disease that has plagued the nation for generations.
The facts are, these women and children have been played with a cruel joke. They are told America is the “greatest” country in the world, the place where “dreams come true.” That might have been true in the past, but the Trump administration has made it a place where dreams die, not just for fleeing desperate migrants, but the entire country as well.
Indeed, great countries don’t cage nor deny medical treatments to its children, nor proper nourishment and education, do not incarcerate complete generations of young men and women and much less allow gun violence to murder children in classroom and churches. Great countries don’t discriminate against their citizens or deny them the right to vote.
Also, decades of American anti-democratic and deadly covert activities and policies in Latin America are now coming back to haunt the nation. Festering-fascist countries like Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador are easy targets for US covert intervention.
Donald Trump is using the same terror tactics on our border to divert attention from problems that impacts the nation.
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