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|Reprinted from The New York Times, June 20, 1989 |
All figures from the 1980's
Number of people worldwide who will die of starvation this year: 60 million
Cause of global warming: greenhouse effect
Increased risk of breast cancer for women who eat meat 4 times a week vs. less than once a week: 4 times.
Use of more than half of all water used for all purposes in the U.S.: Livestock portion
Number of U.S. medical schools: 125
Percentage of U.S. antibiotics fed to livestock: 55
Percentage of pesticide residues in the U.S. diet supplied by grains: 1
Number of animals killed for meat per hour in the U.S.: 500,000
Athlete to win Ironman Triathlon more than twice: Dave Scott (6 time winner)
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