Author Archives: Paul Mahony

Paul Mahony
Paul Mahony is an environmental and animal rights activist, researcher and author who is trying to remove what he considers to be blinkers and blindspots in the community resulting from social, cultural and commercial conditioning. He lives in Australia. Learn more at his blog, Terrastendo.

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Animal Agriculture’s Impact on Climate – Do Percentages Matter?

Animal Agriculture’s Impact on Climate – Do Percentages Matter?

Like me, you might be accustomed to seeing percentage figures on posters and elsewhere, indicating livestock’s share of greenhouse gas emissions. I’m not keen on quoting figures indicating livestock’s climate change impacts, unless I can try to explain them. Posters are not a great way to do that. One problem is that, while environmental processes are dynamic, the figures are often portrayed as if... »