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VeganArticles

This page has articles about veganism that are searchable (Ctrl F). The descriptions are written in such a way to make them searchable.

Articles on Veganism, page 1 (see bottom of page for page 2 link).

Horse Carriage Rides can easily be replaced by Vintage Automobile Rides.
www.wired.com/2014/12/10-evs-to-replace-new-york-carriages

Starchy Carbohydrates, not an Animal (Paleo) diet, Advanced the Human Race. "Starchy carbohydrates were a major factor in the evolution of the human brain, according to a new study...."
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2015/08/10/starchy-carbs--not-a-paleo-diet--advanced-the-human-race.html

How Did Human Brains Get to be so Big? "New research points to an ancient energy tradeoff that meant more fuel for brains, and less fuel for muscles." This is to say, less protein and more starchy carbohydrates.
www.blogs.scientificamerican.com/guest-blog/how-did-human-brains-get-to-be-so-big

Why you can all stop saying meat eating fueled evolution of larger brains right now. "The problem is, it just doesn't make a lot of sense that meat eating could have fueled evolution of our larger brains. It's more likely that carbohydrates did."
www.evolvinghealthscience.blogspot.com/2012/12/why-you-can-all-stop-saying-meat-eating.html

Farmer's daughter realizes she was raised in a dystopian horror show and goes vegan. Now she's a former farmer.
www.plantbasednews.org/post/a-farmers-daughter-speaks-out-dairy-is-an-everyday-dystopian-horror

Former Livestock Farmer Had an Epiphany and Started a Major Plant-Based Food Company in South Africa
www.onegreenplanet.org/news/former-livestock-farmer-started-major-plant-based-food-company

Nearly 40% of Animal Eaters are deficient in Vitamin B12. Article.
www.livekindly.co/b12-deficiency-genetic-makeup

About 40% of Animal Eaters are deficient in Vitamin B12, according to Dr. Gabriel Cousens.
www.treeoflifecenterus.com/blog-posts-by-gabriel-cousens-m-d-deficiencies-on-a-meat-based-diet-2

Humans are naturally plant-eaters
www.michaelbluejay.com/veg/natural.html

Plant Based Diets by Dr. Michael Greger with many links.
www.NutritionFacts.org/topics/plant-based-diets

Meat and Eggs Increase Risk for Stroke, PCRM
www.PCRM.org/health/medNews/meat-and-eggs-increase-risk-for-stroke

Aspartame is by Far, the Most Dangerous Substance in the "Food" Market
www.aspartame.mercola.com

How humans are not physically created to eat meat
www.celestialhealing.net/physicalveg3.htm

Scientific American article on Science for Sale: Big Food's Influence on Top Nutrition Research Org
www.blogs.scientificamerican.com/food-matters/science-for-sale-big-food-s-influence-on-top-nutrition-research-org

Demand for Meat Is Driving Water Shortages Affecting 4 Billion People
www.takepart.com/article/2016/02/18/4-billion-people-face-water-scarcity

Meet Anne, the grandma who turned vegan three weeks before her 96th birthday
www.metro.co.uk/2018/01/17/meet-anne-grandma-turned-vegan-three-weeks-96th-birthday-7236139

Disturbing Aerial Photos Show What Killing Billions Of Animals For Meat Is Doing To The Environment
www.collective-evolution.com/2015/06/02/distrubing-aerial-photos-show-what-killing-billions-of-animals-for-meat-is-doing-to-the-environment

Monsanto hires paid Internet trolls to counter evidence against GMOs.
www.ecowatch.com/monsanto-hires-internet-trolls-2401703407.html

Monsanto’s Army of Online Bully Trolls who promote GMOs. Note that Monsanto has merged with Bayer, but we have no reason to believe that this practice has stopped.
www.responsibletechnology.org/monsantos-army-online-bullies

Corporate Powers Are Stealing Online Identities, Posting Fake Troll Comments to Push for Consumer Law Repeals.
www.alternet.org/economy/corporate-interests-are-stealing-online-identities-and-faking-public-comments-repeal-pro

Monsanto, chemical company that produces GMOs now has class action law suit against it for cancer-causing glyphosate in Roundup and Monsanto's cancer cover-up. (Note that Monsanto has merged with Bayer after this article was written.)
www.levinlaw.com/monsanto-roundup-lawsuit-cancer-link

Soft slink leather (animal skin) comes from calves. Some of these calves are killed when fetuses. This "luxurious" animal skin is used for couches and gloves.
www.all-creatures.org/articles/ar-pregnancy.html

Animal skin (leather) trade in India is horribly cruel. "To keep them moving... [toward the slaughterhouse] ... they beat them and twist their battered tails... [and] ...they torment the cows into moving by rubbing hot chili peppers and tobacco into their eyes."
www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/how-indias-sacred-cows-are-beaten-abused-and-poisoned-to-make-leather-for-high-street-shops-724696.html

Pets Are Becoming People, Legally Speaking according to National Geographic.
www.news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2014/04/140406-pets-cats-dogs-animal-rights-citizen-canine

People Shot in Hunting Accidents Annually = ~1,000 in North America
www.animalrights.about.com/od/wildlife/f/HuntingAccident.htm

How to thrive on a plant-based diet
www.vegansociety.com/resources/nutrition-health/vitamins-minerals-and-nutrients/overview

Why Vegans Keep Talking about Veganism even when Haters say STFU.
www.mfablog.org/9-reasons-vegans-never-shut-up-about-veganism

Meat Subsidies Strip other food industries to the bone. More animal ag tax subsidies.
www.usmfreepress.org/2013/04/29/meat-subsidies-strip-other-food-industries-to-the-bone

Dairy industry doesn’t deserve American taxpayer subsidy bailout. Article by The Hill.
www.thehill.com/opinion/energy-environment/377406-dairy-industry-doesnt-deserve-american-taxpayer-bailout

Anti-Vegan Mythbusting #1: Are Wild Animals Killed When Grain is Harvested for Vegans? Are field rodents and other animals killed to produce vegan food?
www.theflamingvegan.com/view-post/Vegan-Mythbusting-1-Are-wild-animals-killed-when-grain-is-harvested-for-vegans

Number of Animals Killed to Produce One Million Calories in Eight Food Categories. This includes info on field rodents and other animals.
www.animalvisuals.org/projects/data/1mc

Hunting - Brian Pickle of Atlanta shot and killed his brother Scott in November 2016.
www.nypost.com/2016/11/16/hunter-kills-brother-after-mistaking-him-for-an-animal

Croatian trophy hunter killed during canned lion hunt after they killed a lion and were looking for another lion to kill.
www.m.news24.com/SouthAfrica/News/croatian-trophy-hunter-killed-during-lion-hunt-in-the-north-west-20180128

Louisiana man, Rick Kennedy, killed by fellow hunter in Mississippi in 2014. Very many human hunting deaths and injuries happen every year. This adds to the already many reasons to stop hunting.
www.wbrz.com/news/louisiana-man-killed-in-miss-hunting-accident

Sabine Parish, Louisiana hunting accident leaves hunter, Anthony Sepulvado, 46, shot and killed by fellow hunter.
www.ktbs.com/story/33756825/1-dead-after-sabine-parish-hunting-accident

The True Cost of Meat: Demystifying Agricultural Subsidies
www.care2.com/causes/the-true-cost-of-meat-demystifying-agricultural-subsidies.html

Nonvegans Eating Fukushima Nuclear Radiation; Bloody Cancerous Tumors in Fish & Seafood.
www.disclose.tv/fukushima-radiation-cancerous-tumors-in-fish-seafood-310602

Give up dairy products to beat cancer.
www.telegraph.co.uk/foodanddrink/healthyeating/10868428/Give-up-dairy-products-to-beat-cancer.html

"An estimated 5.2 million deaths worldwide were attributable to inadequate fruit and vegetable consumption in 2013."
www.who.int/elena/titles/fruit_vegetables_ncds/en

A Vegan Doctor Addresses Soy Myths and Misinformation. Most GMO soybeans are fed to livestock. Myth about estrogen hurting men. Other myths addressed.
www.freefromharm.org/health-nutrition/vegan-doctor-addresses-soy-myths-and-misinformation

FAO of UN Recommends that Humans Eat More Fruits & Veggies.
www.fao.org/english/newsroom/focus/2003/fruitveg1.htm

Everything thing animal eaters need to know about colostomy bags...and how to avoid getting one by eating a plant-based diet.
www.webmd.com/colorectal-cancer/guide/living-colostomy

"...FACTORY FARMS (CAFOs) raise 99.9 percent of chickens for meat, 97 percent of laying hens, 99 percent of turkeys, 95 percent of pigs, and 78 percent of cattle currently sold in the United States..."
www.huffingtonpost.com/nil-zacharias/its-time-to-end-factory-f_b_1018840.html

"On average, [medical] students received 23.9 contact hours of nutrition instruction during medical school..."
www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2430660

Bullfighting: The Facts
www.stopbullfighting.org.uk/index.htm

The Top 20 Questions about Veganism
www.viva.org.uk/going-vegetarian-vegan/going-veggie/how/20-questions

What's Wrong with Backyard Eggs? Peaceful Prairie Sanctuary
www.peacefulprairie.org/backyard-eggs.html

General Mills to Refocus on Plant-based Nutrition and Startups
www.vegnews.com/articles/page.do?pageId=7127&catId=1

MDs Learning about Nutrition from PBNHC. 600 Doctors Attend Workshop.
www.mfablog.org/sign-of-the-times-600-doctors-attend-conference

Humans are Herbivores blog.
www.humansareherbivores.wordpress.com/2012/03/06/hello-world

All Sizzle and No Steak. Grazing is Bad for the Environment. Allan Savory Debunked.
www.slate.com/articles/life/food/2013/04/allan_savory_s_ted_talk_is_wrong_and_the_benefits_of_holistic_grazing_have.html

Monkeys are not used to pick coconuts everywhere.
www.animalplace.org/did-a-monkey-pick-your-coconuts

Reducetarianism WON’T Bring A “Vegan World.”
www.veganpolice.com.au/reducing-wont-bring-a-vegan-world

Human Ancestors were Nearly All Vegetarians
www.blogs.scientificamerican.com/guest-blog/human-ancestors-were-nearly-all-vegetarians

Consumer Reports found Fecal Bacteria in Every Package of Ground Beef
www.nydailynews.com/life-style/health/consumer-reports-finds-fecal-matter-beef-article-1.2335740

Former Pig Farmer Who Is Now A Vegan Activist.
www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/the-last-pig_563918e4e4b0b24aee47d55b

If We All Eat Animals, We are Environmentally Doomed, by Newsweek.
www.newsweek.com/if-we-all-eat-meat-were-doomed-303014

Study: Eating a plant-based diet is less expensive than eating an omnivorous diet.
www.onegreenplanet.org/news/save-thousands-on-groceries-ditching-meat

Eggs May Increase Risk Of Lethal Prostate Cancer In Healthy Men, by Medical News Today.
www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/235321.php

Main Reasons Why Fish is Not Healthful
www.gojimannutrition.com/the-main-reasons-why-fish-is-not-a-health-food

Veganism a Way to Combat Race-Based Violence, Says Columbia Lecturer Christopher-Sebastian McJetters. Intersectional veganism argument includes fighting classism and racism.
www.cornellsun.com/2018/02/23/veganism-a-way-to-combat-race-based-violence-says-columbia-lecturer
A video of the presentation is available only on Facebook.
www.facebook.com/cuanimalrights/videos/2208990045995346

Hunting Bears in Florida: 38 Mothers Killed Leaving Cubs Behind.
www.thedodo.com/38-mothers-killed-florida-bear-hunt-1459941951.html

Many Slaughterhouse Workers Experience PTSD.
www.texasobserver.org/ptsd-in-the-slaughterhouse

Slaughterhouse workers are more likely to be violent, study shows (PTSD).
www.news.com.au/national/slaughterhouse-workers-are-more-likely-to-be-violent-study-shows/news-story/f16165f66f38eb04a289eb8bd7f7f273

Former slaughterhouse worker claims the job breeds violent behavior, alcohol abuse, and PTSD.
www.livekindly.co/slaugterhouse-worker-violent-behaviour

Slaughterhouse worker claims he had to wear Pampers in the chicken production line. Washington Post article: The cruel reality the people who bring you cheap chicken allegedly endure "...to optimize the speed of production."
www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonk/wp/2016/05/11/i-had-to-wear-pampers-many-poultry-industry-workers-allegedly-cant-even-take-bathroom-breaks

The Psychological Damage of Slaughterhouse Work: PTSD.
www.ptsdjournal.com/posts/the-psychological-damage-of-slaughterhouse-work

Slaughterhouse Workers sometimes get PTSD. Support human rights and go vegan.
www.metro.co.uk/2017/12/31/how-killing-animals-everyday-leaves-slaughterhouse-workers-traumatised-7175087

Workers’ Rights in U.S. Meat and Poultry Plants. Blood, Sweat, and Fear. From the article: "Working in the meatpacking or poultry processing industry is notoriously dangerous. Almost every worker interviewed by Human Rights Watch for this report began with the story of a serious injury he or she suffered in a meat or poultry plant, injuries reflected in their scars, swellings, rashes, amputations, blindness, or other afflictions." [PTSD]
www.hrw.org/report/2005/01/24/blood-sweat-and-fear/workers-rights-us-meat-and-poultry-plants

Human Trafficking Uncovered on Ohio Egg Farm. There were ten Trillium Farms trafficking victims, and 8 of them are minors. [PTSD]
www.plantbasednews.org/post/human-trafficking-uncovered-on-ohio-egg-farm

Prison experiments with plant-based diet. Positive results achieved in terms of lowering the recidivism rate.
www.prisonerresource.com/recidivism/vegan-diet-impacts-recidivism

A major dairy farmer, Elmhurst Dairy, collapsed — now it's making plant-based milks and business is booming.
www.businessinsider.com/dairy-farm-nut-milks-elmhurst-2017-4

Is organic farming safer to farm workers' health? A comparison between organic and traditional farming.
www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24576785

Vegan Chef wins Chili Cook-Off Beating Out Animal-flesh Chili Chefs
www.vibrantwellnessjournal.com/2015/08/27/vegan-chef-wins-chili-cook-off-in-honolulu

Cow's Milk: Perfect Food for Calves; Cruel non-food for Humans.
www.peta.org/issues/animals-used-for-food/animals-used-food-factsheets/cows-milk-cruel-unhealthy-product

The extermination of wildlife and in some cases extinction of animal species is caused by humans eating animals.
www.takeextinctionoffyourplate.com/meat_and_wildlife.html

But Animals are Killed in Plant Production. In some farms this is true, but not all, and the Plant Production Land Footprint is a Fraction of the Land Footprint for Animal Eaters. The reduced land required by vegans is significant for increasing the potential for crop rotation, plus reduced soil erosion, plus reduced wildlife habitat encroachment.
www.yourveganfallacyis.com/en/vegans-kill-animals-too

Plant-based Restaurants Grow when They make the Switch.
www.onegreenplanet.org/news/survey-finds-restaurants-switched-plant-based-menus-increased-sales

Grass-fed cows may be one of the worst contributors to global warming
www.america.aljazeera.com/watch/shows/america-tonight/articles/2015/12/2/grass-fed-beef-global-warming.html

Tipping Point: Minority Opinion grows into majority opinion. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
www.news.rpi.edu/luwakkey/2902

Fish Counts: As many as 2.7 Trillion Sea Animals are Killed per Year.
1. Mood, A & Brooke, P. "Estimating the Number of Fish Caught in Global Fishing Each Year." July 2010
2. "Fish count estimates."
www.Fishcount.org.uk

TNR Feral Cats; Trap, Neuter, Release; Mother Jones article.
www.motherjones.com/environment/2011/07/cats-tnr-birds-feral

Osteoporosis caused by dairy. PCRM reviews the science.
www.pcrm.org/health/health-topics/calcium-and-strong-bones

Humans are herbivores and ecologically defined as are all creatures. T. Colin Campbell, PhD, and William C. Roberts, MD, Editor, American Journal of Cardiology.
www.humansareherbivores.wordpress.com/2012/03/06/hello-world

Intelligence in Vegetarian Children: IQ found on average 16 points higher.
www.nutritionfacts.org/video/iq-of-vegetarian-children-2

High IQ Children Become Vegetarian Adults by Catharine Paddock PhD on Medical News Today. . No data yet on vegans, unfortunately.
www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/59220.php

Is it time we all gave up eating meat? Arnold Schwarzenegger recommended that people stop eating animals to save the environment from deadly GHGs at the 2015 Paris Climate Change event.
www.telegraph.co.uk/food-and-drink/diets/is-it-time-we-all-gave-up-eating-meat

How Eating Ocean Fishes Can Negatively Impact Brain Development, by Dr. Michael Greger.
www.nutritionfacts.org/2014/11/04/how-seafood-can-impact-brain-development

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