Meatless Monday Articles

McCartney Writes UN Leaders, Calling for MM Policy

December 10th, 2012

Sir Paul McCartney has called on key members of the United Nations’ Framework Convention on Climate Change to acknowledge meat production’s impact on the environment and go meatless on Monday

Get the Beef Off Your Buns with New Monday Burger Cookbook

December 10th, 2012

We asked nutrition professionals, food bloggers and fans of the Meatless Monday movement to share their favorite Monday Burger ideas so you can create an easy, healthy meal that the whole family will enjoy. Start the week off right by downloading the free Monday Burger e-cookbook today!

HIGH STEAKS Strikes at Heart of Moderation Message

December 10th, 2012

Eleanor Boyle’s new book High Steaks: Why and How to Eat Less Meat will engage both seasoned advocates and curious carnivores with explanations for why we should cut back on meat consumption

Global Movement Grows with Help from Australia & Israel

December 3rd, 2012

Both Israel and Australia have called on local organizations, health experts, media and celebrities to support Meatless Monday and help improve the health of their countries

LA’s MM Resolution Sparks Media Frenzy

December 3rd, 2012

On Friday, October 24th, Los Angeles became the largest city in the U.S. to sign a Meatless Monday resolution. Once the resolution passed, media outlets around the country responded, sharing Meatless Monday’s message to their diverse audiences

Your Town Can Be the Next MM Community

December 3rd, 2012

Do you wish you lived in a Meatless Monday city like Los Angeles? See which communities start the week with an official Meatless Monday and learn how you can get your local restaurants, health professionals, schools and newspapers to join the movement.

Score a Health Touchdown with Meatless Monday Night Chili

November 26th, 2012

Monday Night Football is the perfect time to gather with friends and enjoy some snacks while watching the big game. Instead of falling into the same fatty fare, start a new, healthier tradition with Meatless Monday chili!

MM Guru Kim O’Donnel Talks Turkey without the Bird

November 19th, 2012

Kim O’Donnel, author of The Meat Lover’s Meatless Celebrations: Year-Round Vegetarian Feasts (You Can Really Sink Your Teeth Into), shares why she’s shifted to a more produce-focused diet and gives her advice on everything from the secrets of umami to veggie dishes that pack enough punch to take center stage

LA Casts Meatless Monday in Healthy Leading Role

November 12th, 2012

Los Angeles is now the largest city in the U.S. to sign a Meatless Monday resolution. The official declaration, unanimously approved by LA’s City Council, announces that the city is embracing Meatless Mondays for the health of its citizens and the planet

UN Says Long Term Campaign Needed to Cut Meat’s Impact

November 5th, 2012

A United Nations alert has underlined the importance of campaigns like Meatless Monday in reducing meat consumption for the health of people and the planet.

MM Founder Sid Lerner Speaks at James Beard Conference

October 30th, 2012

Healthy Monday Movement Breaks Loose at APHA’s 140th

October 29th, 2012

Meatless Monday and The Monday Campaigns were in attendance at the American Public Health Association’s (APHA) Annual Meeting and Exposition. From October 27-31, the team was on hand in San Francisco to share the benefits of Monday messages in public health promotion

Oxfam Says Support World Food Day by Going Meatless

October 15th, 2012

Celebrate World Food Day this Monday with Oxfam’s GROW Method. Their five point strategy for a sustainable food system encourages consumers to go meatless one day a week to reduce water waste, cut methane emissions and help small producers. Join the movement today and make it a Meatless Monday!

New Tools Help Your Child’s School Join the MM Movement

October 15th, 2012

The Yale Rudd Center has created a collection of tools to help parents and teachers start a Meatless Monday program in K-12 cafeterias. The new set of studies, evaluation sheets and examples adds to the organization’s extensive list of resources for childhood nutrition advocates

MM Dishes with Dietitians at Philly Conference

October 8th, 2012

Meatless Monday attended the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics’ 2012 Food & Nutrition Conference to show health professionals that the campaign is an easy way to help clients stay healthy and eat more greens