Many of you know that I am a vegan. I haven’t watched this yet, but hope to find it and watch it soon. I became a vegetarian, now vegan in college almost 40 years ago. Some of the issues shown here are the reason. I sensed back the, as a kid, there were bad consequences with raising and eating meat/chicken/seafood. Now the problem is upon us. I’m not usually very political, but I know many of my followers are informed and interesting people, so I figured I would share.
We do our best to inspire people towards veganism but are very careful not to push too hard. We don’t want to frighten people away so we take the gently, gently approach with stories and colourful pictures and poems.
But after watching Cowspiracy in full yesterday I realise there isn’t actually time to do it gently.
If this planet and all its inhabitants have any chance of survival, the entire human population must make the transition to veganism NOW. And when I say transition I don’t mean gradually, one meat-free day a week. I mean now. I mean overnight. There’s no more time for gently gently. Everyone needs to know about the urgency; about the crisis we are in.
World leaders and leading charities have shamefully kept quiet about the devastation caused by animal agriculture. The destruction of the rainforests, the dead zones in the oceans, the pollution of the…
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