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Do you know what you’re eating?

Do you know what you’re eating?

The recent horse meat scandal in Europe has caused an outrage. Consumers, the media and politicians are up in arms at being duped into eating horse meat instead of beef in their humble meat pies and lasagnes. The scandal made some people horrified that they had inadvertently been eating Black Beauty, and then it made … Continue reading

Perspectives: just eat it

Perspectives: just eat it

Everyone, deep down, loves food. Even those people who claim to only “eat because they have to” let down their defences occasionally and exclaim with glee how delicious something they are eating is. Food is so much a part of our lives that our memories are intrinsically linked to meals we’ve had, snacks we’ve shared, and the wonderful … Continue reading

Animal-eating denial

Animal-eating denial

Do you know where meat comes from? If you said “from an animal”, you would be correct – ten points! If you said “from the supermarket, wrapped in cling film” then you are deluded. More than likely, you’re somewhere in between where you know that logically meat comes from animals, but if you were to … Continue reading