Leaf & Elfie: Curious Talks

The Politics of Vegetarianism: Interview with MP Henry Smith

August 20, 2020 Season 1 Episode 10
Leaf & Elfie: Curious Talks
The Politics of Vegetarianism: Interview with MP Henry Smith
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Leaf & Elfie: Curious Talks
The Politics of Vegetarianism: Interview with MP Henry Smith
Aug 20, 2020 Season 1 Episode 10

Brexit, animal welfare, legislation, schools, health - the food choices that we make are political. How does vegetarianism fit in? 

In this 'Vegetarian Special' podcast interview we speak with longtime animal rights campaigner, vegetarian and Conservative MP Henry Smith about the the challenges facing the UK.

  • How might Brexit impact food standards e.g chlorinated chicken?
  • Should care homes cater for our dietary choices in later life? 
  • What are issues around animal welfare legislation? 
  • Should dolphins be criminalised for getting high on puffer fish? 

To follow MP Henry Smith on Twitter: https://twitter.com/HenrySmithUK

Show Notes

Brexit, animal welfare, legislation, schools, health - the food choices that we make are political. How does vegetarianism fit in? 

In this 'Vegetarian Special' podcast interview we speak with longtime animal rights campaigner, vegetarian and Conservative MP Henry Smith about the the challenges facing the UK.

  • How might Brexit impact food standards e.g chlorinated chicken?
  • Should care homes cater for our dietary choices in later life? 
  • What are issues around animal welfare legislation? 
  • Should dolphins be criminalised for getting high on puffer fish? 

To follow MP Henry Smith on Twitter: https://twitter.com/HenrySmithUK