Why support and finance the meat industry that kills billions of animals, destroys rainforests, poisons the environment and sells products that significantly shortens lifespans by selling products that clog up arteries with saturated animal fats;
Go vegan "Because it tastes good" is probably one of the most selfish and irresponsible answers I have ever heard. Definitely not a good enough reason to support an industry that is destroying the environment, workers, consumers and the animals.
Whoever said one person can't make a difference have never met a vegan. EVERYDAY a vegan saves: gallons of water, 45 pounds of grain, 30 square foot of forest land, 20 lbs equivalent and one animal's life.
I remember having a very in depth conversation with my sister about veganism when I was still vegetarian. I said I would never become vegan, because it is 'too extreme' :,D that was before I knew what happened to the animals in the dairy/egg/hon