“Dear Meat Eaters”: Jaden Smith urges fans to ditch meat | Totally Vegan Buzz
“Dear Meat Eaters”: Jaden Smith urges fans to ditch meat
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Jaden Smith has sent a message to meat eaters urging them to ditch meat for one day a week.

The singer posted on Twitter: “Dear Meat Eaters Let’s Start Doing #MeatlessFridays Where We Don’t Eat Meals That Include Meat For The Entire Day.”

The tweet to his 8 million followers was liked more than 40,000 times and retweeted more than 8,000 times.

Jaden is an investor in plant-based company Impossible Foods, which features its patties in Burger King’s new Impossible Whopper.

Earlier this year he also opened up a free vegan food truck for the homeless population of Los Angeles, US.

The ‘I Love You’ truck for an initial weekend in Skid Row – which has one of the largest homeless populations in the US.

The 21-year-old rapper wrote on Instagram: “@ILoveYouRestaurant Is A Movement That Is All About Giving People What They Deserve, Healthy, Vegan Food For Free. Today We Launched Our First One Day Food Truck Pop-Up in Downtown LA. Keep A Look Out Because This Is The First Of Many #JADENinc.”

The truck only offered food for one day on its initial launch, but is expected to be seen more and more often with many trucks hitting LA’s streets.

Smith shared a video which showed people queuing up and collecting food. 

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Published by Oli Gross

Oli Gross is a writer and editor at Totally Vegan Buzz. His background is in local newspaper and magazine journalism, and his work has included reporting court cases, celebrity interviews, business analysis, food and drink features and government legislation. Oli’s career and personal ethical values both help shape his reporting of the diverse world of veganism. At Totally Vegan Buzz he specialises in breaking news and features on animal rights activism. Follow him on Twitter @Oli_Gross12

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