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Are Flesh Eaters Ruining Our Planet?

“…man’s supremacy over the lower animals meant not that the former should prey upon the latter, but that the higher should protect the lower…” –Mahatma Gandhi, “Experiments in Dietetics“ Perhaps you are one of these flesh eaters yourself and you … Continue reading

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The Many Reasons to Become Vegetarian

There are many reasons to become vegetarian to include creating a sustainable environment, enhancing food democracy and security, the better management of food resources, and leading a healthier lifestyle. There are ethical issues as well in the “farming” and killing … Continue reading

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Global Food Security and Resource Management

Global Food Security is a very serious concern for a post 9/11 world straining with security issues. The security of any country is dependent upon having enough sustainable food sources and flesh-eating is not one of them. If people are … Continue reading

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Eating Animals is an Ecological Land Mine

Eating Animals is an Ecological Land Mine as evidenced by the pollution levels of the ways that large numbers of cattle, hogs, horses, chickens, and fish are crowded into small contained spaces for profit and “efficiency.” These pollution pits are … Continue reading

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Overcome Culturally Learned Eating Habits

We could all use lessons in how to overcome Culturally Learned Eating Habits. If you have ever travelled to a foreign country you know that people in other cultures will sometimes eat something which, to your cultural environment, would, if … Continue reading

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Debunking Nutrition Myths

Debunking Nutrition Myths is a full-time job against those who claim that vegetarian diets are not healthy, these are myths, they are not “truths.” This mythology was created by dietitians and the cattle, pork, chicken and other animal killing industries, … Continue reading

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Vegetarianism and the Great Auk

With much thanks to Lewis Lapham-Going the Way of the Great Auk. The larger discussions both historical and current to be found at Lapham’s Quarterly – Animals The claim to the throne of the universe on the part of what … Continue reading

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George Carlin and his animal friends

What would George Carlin say about vegetarianism? © April 2000 George Carlin from “Brain Droppings“

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