It’s My Personal Choice To Eat Animals

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Article By Kali Nelson “It’s my personal choice to eat animals.”  Sometimes this thought pops up during a discussion around the ethics of eating animals. The key idea behind it is that we should respect each other’s choices instead of being critical of what one person does, whether or not that’s different from what we […]

Aren’t Humans At The Top Of The Food Chain?

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Article By Kali Nelson What does it mean to be at the “top of the food chain”? We’ve thrown this term around so often, especially when examining dietary ethics, that it almost seems self-explanatory. Some consider it a reason to eat animals. It’s often paired with the idea of the “circle of life.” But how […]

I Could Never Go Vegan – I’d Miss The Taste

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Article By Kali Nelson When you’ve spent your entire life eating a certain way, the thought of giving up your favourite foods is not super appealing. Even if veganism interests you, it’s sometimes tough to get over that initial roadblock.  You might consider trying it, but then remember your favourite cheesecake and quickly dismiss the […]

Being Vegan Is Difficult And Expensive

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Article By Kali Nelson When you think of being vegan, do you picture some poor soul painstakingly studying a menu, struggling to find an option? Or maybe you think of the “groceries” line in your budget and wonder how much that amount might change? Many times, if someone says they are vegan, they are met […]

Vegans Can’t Get Enough Protein

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Article By Kali Nelson “You’re a vegan? Where do you get your protein?” Whenever the topic of veganism comes up, the protein question is often one of the first concerns mentioned. What’s especially interesting about this is that of all the nutritional requirements, protein is one of the easiest to resolve on a vegan diet. […]