Substantially More Water Required For Meat

Producing 1 kg of grain requires approximately 1,500 liters of water while 1 kg of beef requires 15,000 liters.

How Much Water Is On Your Dinner Plate?

The daily drinking water requirement per person is 2-4 liters, but it takes 2,000 to 5,000 liters of water to produce one person's daily food.

WTF??

In 1972, 350,000 Americans were imprisoned. In 2010, this number had grown to 2.3 million. Yet from 1988 – 2008, crime rates have declined by 25%. The US has less than 5 percent of the world's population, but it has almost a quarter of the world's prisoners.

War Upon Ourselves

Number of Americans who died in all American wars; American Revolution through Iraq/Afghanistan Wars: 1.2 million. Number of Americans who died from gun-fire related deaths (homicides, suicides, accidental); 1968 through 2011: 1.4 million.

The Cayman Island Animal House

A US Government Accountability Office study found that over 18,000 companies are registered at a single address in the Cayman Islands, a country with no corporate or capital gains taxes.

Tax Haven

The Government Accounting Office reported that over 18,000 companies are registered at a single address in the Cayman Islands, a country with no corporate or capital gains taxes.

Banking System Functions like a Mafia Cartel System

The major banks of the world have been caught ripping off billions of dollars from schools, hospitals, libraries, and nursing homes from virtually every state, district and territory in the United States.

The Obscure Yet Powerful Web of Dark-Money

A secretive funding organization called Donors Trust spent the last decade funneling hundreds of millions of dollars to undermine the science of climate change and to gut the Voting Rights Act. Questions? Call Donors Trust (703) 535-3563

How the US Postal Service is Being Phased Out

The Postal Accountability and Enhancement Act, passed into law in 2006, gives the Postal Service 10 years to pre-fund yet to be born employees (of the year 2091) retiree health care benefits. This mandate is responsible for $4 out of every $5 in Postal Service debts.

How the Gun Industry Bankrolls the National Rifle Association (NRA)

Despite the NRA's claim that it is not financially allied with the gun industry, NRA corporate partners receive millions of dollars directly from domestic and foreign gun manufacturers. The gun industry contribute 31 times more money to the NRA then individuals.