(US) Harrelson wants veggie choices in schools
- Vegan actor Woody Harrelson is urging U.S. government officials to
support a bill enforcing healthy eating in schools across America.
Now Harrelson and his wife Laura are appealing to Congress to bring
similar practices into the lunchroom by backing the Healthy School
Meals Act of 2010, which seeks to add vegetarian food and non-dairy
beverages to cafeterias.
A letter from the couple to Congress reads, "As parents, we ask you to
support HR 4870, the Healthy School Meals Act of 2010. We know from
watching our own children grow up that eating habits children develop
early on stick with them for life. All too often, young people are
offered processed meats and cheese and other greasy, high-fat,
PETA Wants a Vegetarian White House Correspondents Dinner
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