Weekly Leeks Jan 21-28 Edition

As part of our Weekly Leeks series, we’ll be sharing helpful resources, interesting articles, and other insightful materials to help encourage and support the journey towards becoming more environmentally conscious and ethically responsible citizens.

Here are some current, thought-provoking pieces that caught our eye within the past couple of weeks:

The Bottom Line
For a long time global warming deniers have claimed that transitioning to green energy would be devastating economically. Well not any more folks! We have reached the point that it is economical to invest in renewable energy.

In with the Old, Out with the Environment
Unless you’ve been living under a rock these past few weeks, you know that Donald Trump is now President of the United States. And he began his presidency with a major blow to our environmental future.

9 Things You Can Do About Climate Change
According to Forbes.com… guess what # 1 is?   Amazing to see veganism as the main solution to Climate Change gaining traction in mainstream media.

Watch: Food Choices
Food Choices is a must-see documentary that shows the nutritional and environmental benefits of a plant-based diet. The information from top researchers in the field helped seal the deal for my husband. Available on Netflix y’all!

Imagine Life …
Watch this short but moving video to understand better what life would be like to be born on a factory farm by putting this reality into context of your own life… It’s hard not to relate.

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