Andy Bellatti on Dietary Tribalism

Last Updated: April 24, 2012

Every time I’m on social media, I am reminded of a growing trend that worries me — let’s call it dietary tribalism. I use this term to refer to the many fractured groups with conflicting dietary views who, for the most part, don’t realize just how much they have in common.

 Good stuff. We can endlessly discuss the relative merits of being vegan, raw foodist, locavore, or paleo, but if everyone put aside the unresolvable debating we could unite and take down our common enemy—factory farming—once and for all. Link.