The actor was joined by the director James Cameron and the actress Li Bingbing in a campaign encouraging Chinese people to eat less meat. The environmental impact could be enormous: If the suggested guidelines were followed, China's 1.36 billion people could help reduce global agricultural emissions by 12 percent.
Opinion: The Chinese public will continue to oppose GMOs unless the government can improve its record on food safety
"Like China's notorious air pollution woes, widespread public frustration has the potential to mutate into widespread political opposition," writes Adam Minter. "As the Chinese government seeks to solve the country's food problems on its own terms, that's a particularly unappetizing development."
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