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Fortune recently spoke with cofounders Shipman and Renahan to learn more about their insights and predictions for their business and the plant-based food industry after a year in which grocery shopping was completely upended.Changing the plant-based food industry one spoon at a time|Rachel King|February 7, 2021|Fortune
Even as the pandemic upends the restaurant world, this reform can and must happen.The Toxicity of Restaurant Kitchens Is Exactly Why I Never Reported Abuses|Lindsey Danis|February 4, 2021|Eater
It also shows that the same disruptive sentiments that upended American politics in recent years are now taking aim at the financial system.The GameStop stock craze is about a populist uprising against Wall Street. But it’s more complicated than that.|David J. Lynch|February 1, 2021|Washington Post
It’s a huge understatement to say the pandemic upended everything.
The disease’s terrifying ability to so swiftly upend the rhythms and rituals of everyday life only added to the war’s larger social disruptions.The key to combating conspiracy theories about coronavirus vaccines|Cameron Givens|February 1, 2021|Washington Post
It is a revolutionary story, which threatens to upend the world as we know it.
It would inject a threat of accountability into power, and upend the impunity wartime leaders had operated under for years.
In August, Sen. Ted Cruz linked the need to upend the IRS to its abuse of power.
[S]omething larger is going on here, which could upend everything and produce unintended consequences.There Are No “True” Independent Voters in American Politics|Jamelle Bouie|December 3, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The one event that could upend that is an encore from a passive, disengaged Obama.Robert Shrum on the Vice Presidential Debate: Biden’s Win Was a Big F@$&ing Deal|Robert Shrum|October 12, 2012|DAILY BEAST
It is safe, as we will never meet again, and all ideas of justice will upend in the coming cataclysm.The Sequel|George A. Taylor
The log plunges after him, holding him down and back till he drowns; and his whereabouts are revealed by the upend of the tree.The Story of the Trapper|A. C. Laut