Italy’s First “Vegetarian City”


Why Turin is shifting focus to food of "one body and soul."

This article, written by , appears on The Guardian.

Turin is famous for cars, football, the winter olympics – and now vegetarianism, after new mayor Chiara Appendino announced plans to turn it into Italy’s first “vegetarian city” earlier this year. Traditional butchers have expressed their horror at the proposals, which include introducing a weekly meat-free day, and teaching schoolchildren about animal welfare and ecology. In my hand, I have the city’s “veg map” for tourists. I’ve come for the tour. Read more at The Guardian…

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