Bad Excuses: Survival

As vegans, we hear a lot of the same rhetoric time and time again: I just couldn't do it, I could never be vegan. You are protein deficient. Plants feel pain. And so on. One of the oddest excuses for continuing to eat animals, in my opinion, is the whole "I eat meat for survival." … Continue reading Bad Excuses: Survival

On Comparing Animal Agriculture to The Holocaust

There are few things that upset people more than the sentiment carried with the following statement: https://twitter.com/RyanClarken/status/730468738848464896 Comparing animal agriculture to tragedies such as slavery or the Holocaust is, at best, counter-productive, because it is offensive to most people. Public health research has shown that frightening or guilting people is rarely going to motivate them … Continue reading On Comparing Animal Agriculture to The Holocaust