Interested in going vegan? Check out these resources to learn more about why you should!
WHAT’S WRONG WITH EGGS? :http://woodstocksanctuary.org/learn/factory-farmed-animals/chickens-for-eggs/
WHAT’S WRONG WITH DAIRY? :http://woodstocksanctuary.org/learn/factory-farmed-animals/cows-for-dairy/
WHAT ABOUT SMALL DAIRY FARMS? DON’T WE NEED MILK? MILK MYTHS:http://woodstocksanctuary.org/learn/our-health/milk-myths/
BUT OTHER ANIMALS EAT ANIMALS—WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE?
The following links provide succinct, powerful arguments for why it is wrong to eat animals when doing so isn’t necessary to our survival. Familiarizing yourself with some of these ideas can help make your own outreach efforts and discussions more persuasive and informative.
“Does One Person’s Need Excuse Another’s Greed?” by Jo Tyler:
“I Couldn’t Give Up Cheese, So I Gave Up Animal Cruelty Instead” by Jo Tyler: http://www.thisveganlife.org/i-couldnt-give-up-cheese-so-i-gave-up-animal-cruelty-instead/
“Why It’s Unethical to Eat Animals” by Ashley Capps:http://woodstocksanctuary.org/learn/why-its-unethical-to-eat-animals/
“Seven Reasons Why We Have NOT Evolved to Eat Meat” by Robert Grillo:
“The Humane Farming Myth” by Ashley Capps:http://freefromharm.org/animal-products-and-ethics/a-comprehensive-analysis-of-the-humane-farming-myth/
“Veganism Is For Mothers” by Sayward Rebhal:http://vegnews.com/articles/page.do?pageId=4391&catId=7
“Why Eating Animals Is A Social Justice Issue” by Melanie Joy:
“How ‘Conscientious Carnivores’ Ignore Meat’s True Origins” by James McWilliams:http://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2011/07/how-conscientious-carnivores-ignore-meats-true-origins/241828/#
“Only When Meat Is Stigmatized Will Factory Farms Stop Thriving” by James McWilliams:http://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2011/10/only-when-meat-is-stigmatized-will-factory-farms-stop-thriving/247139/
“Morality, Biology, Complicity: Humans Not Predators” by James McWilliams: http://freefromharm.org/animal-products-and-culture/morality-biology-complicity-humans-beyond-predators/
“The Importance of Being Vegan” by Angel Flinn and Dan Cudahy: http://gentleworld.org/the-importance-of-being-vegan/
For information on VEGAN FOOD AND NUTRITION please visit: http://woodstocksanctuary.org/learn/what-to-eat/
HOW TO VEGANIZE YOUR FAVORITE EGG DISHES:https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.505330399505568.113297.476182312420377&type=1
[List compiled by Ashley Capps. Used with permission.]