Impossible Foods and Beyond Meat are coming to campuses, offices and stadiums

Product photo from Sodexo, one of the latest companies to add plant-based meat to their menu in partnership with Impossible Foods. Big partnerships with food providers will bring meatless meat to new locations Some of the biggest food providers in the U.S. are companies you’ve never heard of. Food service provider Aramark, for example, serves two billion meals each year, at schools, hospitals, ballparks, and office cafés. Its competitor, Sodexo, has 420,000 employees and 34,000…

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Chuck Schumer wants Trump to redirect border wall money to gun control initiatives

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is trying to maintain the focus on gun control. | Chris Maddaloni/CQ Roll Call The Senate won’t be back for three weeks. Democrats are scrambling to keep the focus on gun control.  Democrats have a new strategy for keeping gun control at the top of Congress’s agenda: tying it to President Donald Trump’s fixation on his border wall. Specifically, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is calling on Trump to redirect…

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Joe Sestak’s 2020 presidential campaign and policies, explained

Joe Sestak on the campaign trail during his 2016 Senate race. | Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call/Getty Images Sestak believes his experience, vision, and willingness to defy even his party’s biggest names give him what Americans want in a president. Joe Sestak, the former Congress member and three-star admiral, declared his candidacy for president in late June. He joined a crowded field of candidates that already had established frontrunners who had spent months and millions of…

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Social media’s conspiracy theory problem isn’t going away

Getty Images Social media depends on engaging content. Conspiracy theories are engaging. This problem isn’t going away. After convicted sexual predator Jeffrey Epstein died by suicide in jail this past weekend, conspiracy theories surrounding his death almost immediately jumped to the top of Twitter’s trending recommendation page. #ClintonBodyCount and tweets mentioning the Clintons — and the baseless conspiracy theories that the Clintons have orchestrated many murders over decades — were widely circulated on Twitter, a…

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