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5 reasons why vegetarians can feel great about their meat-free lives

As a vegetarian, I’m told it’s my duty to tell you that Oct. 1 is World Vegetarian Day! Salutations! Hello, dear reader! Like billions of others on this pale blue dot of ours, I once ate meat. Lots and lots of meat. My kingdom for a boneless chicken wing. *sigh* Photo by Parker Molloy/Upworthy.

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Climate change could change what we eat. It’s already happening in Africa.

If your livelihood depends on crops, which need water, and there isnt any water … what do you do? Borrie Erasmus struggled with this very problem just this year in South Africa. His family has lived on the same farmland for 50 years. It usually rains between October and April in the region,

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