Colorado ranchers already had beef with Jared Polis. Then came “MeatOut Day.”

Outlet: Colorado Sun

Colorado Sun: “It almost feels like food has become a front line for the politicization of deeper issues,” said Dawn Thilmany McFadden, a professor of agriculture and resource economics at Colorado State University and co-director of CSU’s Regional Economic Development Institute. “Everything that’s feeling polarized about the world is now emanating through food values and food discussions.”