New York: no more meat on Mondays at school cafeterias

“Meatless Monday” will soon be on the menu at all public-school cafeterias in New York, starting this fall.

03/15/2019 7:17 AM
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  • Jurij B.
    05/08/2019 10:05

    Hey guys! These fast subtitles are very uncomfortable! Please make it slower. Your content is very interesting, but it's really difficult to read a text.

  • Frances E.
    05/07/2019 18:00


  • Frances E.
    05/07/2019 17:58


  • Marie B.
    05/07/2019 08:41

    Plastic cutlery ???! Hopefully it's not single use. Probably not.😱😧😖

  • Mark G.
    05/06/2019 19:45

    Just why?

  • Ed S.
    05/06/2019 18:44

  • Louise S.
    05/06/2019 17:37

    A tiny inspiring start. Cause people need to have the experience of a proper meal without meat! But,- if your house was at fire? And it is. You should have 7 meatless days like we have,- or at least “meatie Monday” only once a Week. People are working on it. Great. They wont go down sleeping .....

  • David K.
    03/29/2019 03:48

    As I understand this is to help the environment. Cow farts are considered a source of pollution that harms the environment and causes global warming. So NYC school are not serving hamburgers or other meat on Mondays. That means thousands of pounds of ground beef are not being processed by the NYC school system. This will result in larger herds of cows and other animals. That means more cow and other animal farts. That means more methane gas escaping into the environment. That will result in greater air pollution which means increased global warming. Guess they didn't think this through.

  • Dong N.
    03/26/2019 22:50

    I thought that what the meatloaf was back in the day

  • Zakarya A.
    03/25/2019 12:09


  • Kenneth H.
    03/24/2019 15:53

    He just wants to control people.

  • Peggy M.
    03/24/2019 14:28

    This is full of misinformation...since crop farming is the number one reason for deforestation...which has a bigger impact than methane production by cows

  • Peter C.
    03/24/2019 14:11

    The Clown De Blasio and his wife should be investigated for malfeasance

  • Anke P.
    03/24/2019 08:45

    It works. Finally, someone starts to act.

  • Sabrina J.
    03/24/2019 05:39

    Just another meatless Monday 🎶 I wish it was Sunday...🎶

  • لينة س.
    03/24/2019 00:27


  • Lana L.
    03/23/2019 21:15

    People and Kids should be given a choice Not have a something forced on them . You are there to teach !

  • Judith O.
    03/23/2019 18:35

    Well there goes Mystery Meat Mondays!!!!!

  • Tim L.
    03/23/2019 18:15

    New York city has the worst school lunch menu. I wonder who is getting kick backs?

  • Alexandra P.
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