51% of greenhouses gases come from animal agriculture #vegan The best way to help the planet, is to control what you consume. Check out some of our vegan recipes at yummspiration.com We are also on facebook.com/yummspiration
So children are starving in the world because I'm a vegan? So the cow that your steak came from didn't take 71 million tons of grains and water from their resources? Interesting. ++ ++ ++ ++ ++ ++ ++ ++ ++ ++ ++ ++
its not only finning though. sharks, along with dolphins and whales are caught as bikill in giant fishing nets due to our unreasonable demand for eating fish. just by eating fish you are contributing to this
STOP BUYING PALM OIL. Rain forests cover 60 per cent of Indonesia, but orangutans - which means man of the forest - have seen their habitat cut down at an alarming rate, often to fuel the need for space to grow palm oil crops. Many adult orangutans are killed by farmers in Indonesia and Borneo to prevent them eating crops as their natural food disappears, leaving helpless orphans to die in the wild.
The Flūther Transversion is the process by which one experiences an awakening to the reality of animal suffering and embraces animal rights. - This article is amazing and talks about the transformation most people encounter, when becoming vegan. Also, the omnivore bingo is awesome!
Kids Get Governor To Increase Penalties For Animal Abuse. This Is How Government Should Work
"Kids Get Governor To Increase Penalties For Animal Abuse." (article) (via Huffington Post) (5 August 2014) Three third graders in Chicago lobbied to help get a new law passed that "increases penalties for animal abuse."
Carnism: Why Eating Animals Is a Social Justice Issue
This picture demonstrates why eating animals, specifically pigs, is a social justice violation because there's a double-standard which is overlooked every time this occurs. Humans as a species have developed this affinity for certain animals but have forgotten that all animals are individuals. S.R.