cowspiracy the movie optimizedCowspiracy is a 91-minute, Indiegogo-funded documentary on climate change and its secret largest contributor, the meat/GMO feed industry.

Who knew that the meat industry/GMO feed industry is the leading contributor to climate change by a long shot? Why are we not hearing messaging to that effect? So, changing my light bulbs and driving less don’t have as much of an impact as shifting my diet does. Why are we not seeing this on billboards or at the UN Climate Change Summit?

I think this movie is a confronting look at climate change, my personal life and also a very inspiring message…I can make a difference, several times a day, and that’s huge.

No one was having the ‘meat is causing climate change’ conversation, and it is time!

However, in the last portion of the movie, it veers from climate change movie to vegan anthem by showcasing the shortcomings of pasture-grassed animals (meat/dairy) in helping feed a growing planet. With that said, I highly recommend this movie for viewing. It is well-done work and a very competent display of information. It builds as it goes, and drew me into the issue.

Advice for the directors and those hosting public showings: Let’s stay progressive and not alienate those who are part of the shift forward. Arguably going vegan for many will be a transition not a decision. Climate change isn’t about ‘me,’ it’s about all of us and staying inclusive on this road will be vital! Relaying that message at the end of the movie will welcome the masses to change. Also a 60-minute public-showing version would be great. If we could get it free, we can go viral.

Tugg.com showings have sold out all over our country. It’s time, and I am glad to see it. View the Cowspiracy trailer at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nV04zyfLyN4. Then find out how to host a screening in your community by visiting http://www.tugg.com/titles/cowspiracy.

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