2017-11-18

veganism

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veganism is a way of living that seeks to exclude, as far as possible and practicable, all forms of exploitation of, and cruelty to, animals for food, clothing and any other purpose

links

animal kill counter

evolve views about eating animals

beginnersguide vegan beginners guide on reddit

wikipedia: animal consciousness

bbc planet earth documentary. see how complex animal behaviour can be

nationearth documentary

considerveganism.com

notes

a vegan diet is yet uncommon. there is not the same history and force behind a business evolution towards tasty, cheap vegan food ubiquitously available

supplement with b12 or eat mostly meal-replacement beverages

the huge number of animals that is kept and killed each day statistically produces a lot of suffering

the meat industry is very large, but at the same time particularly hidden from consumers

this industry creates negative externalities that are not yet accounted for

the consumer currently has the most responsibility. buying meat is basically contract killing

complexity of animal behaviour. they have families and raise kids

double standards with higher value given to equally able animals usually being pets

are animals capable of suffering

do we need animals to suffer to survive?

peta kills animals

cameras in slaughterhouses

animal treatment in other countries

reduction of resources required for fullfilling human nutrition

required amount of water

required resources to produce food for animals

what happens to animals, where is the supposed suffering

egg and meat chicken

dairy and other cows. pregnancy and milk production

pigs

fur industry

elephants

other animals

quantity

diseases

animals are specialised and not used for all their parts

other

abolitionistvegansociety.org/why-veganism/

animalaid.org.uk/h/n/campaigns/factory/all/578/

animalaid.org.uk/h/n/campaigns/vegetarianism/all/477/

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/cruelty_to_animals

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/dairy_cattle

farmsanctuary.org/learn/factory-farming/dairy/

freefromharm.org/why-vegan/

govegan.org.uk/why-vegan/the-planet/

peta.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/dairy_2d00_milk_2d00_infographic.jpg

vegansociety.com/go-vegan/why-go-vegan


tags: other veganism