We torture and kill two billion sentient living beings every week. 10,000 entire species are wiped out every year because of the actions of one, and we are now facing the sixth mass extinction in cosmological history. If any other organism did this, a biologist would consider them a virus.

— Philip Wollen

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I think 'vegan' is a beautiful word. It is more than just a description for our diet. I see it as a visible template for an ethical, healthy, responsible, and rational life. Because it describes our character, it says we do not take the life of another living being to satisfy our wants.


We obey people we don't trust, to buy things we don't need, to impress people we don't like, using money we don't have, for gratifications that don't last, killing animals we don't hate, for pleasures that don't satisfy, dreaming of a life we don't deserve, and praying for an afterlife that doesn't exist, we are a stupid species


When animals do something noble we say they are behaving ‘like humans’.

When humans do something disgusting we say they are behaving ‘like animals’. Clumsy use of the English language perpetuates the myth that animals are inferior and disposable beings.


Animal Rights is now the greatest Social Justice issue since the abolition of slavery.


If slaughter houses had glass walls, would we even be having this debate?


For the animal kingdom, the Holocaust never ended.


The most disgusting four letter word in the English language is 'cage'.


We must redefine the word food, or we must redefine the word cannibal.


I discovered when we suffer, we suffer as equals.

And in their capacity to suffer, a dog is a pig, is a bear...is a boy.


In their capacity to feel pain and fear, a pig is a dog is a bear is a boy.


Animals are not just other species. They are other nations. And we murder them at our peril. The peace map is drawn on a menu. Peace is not just the absence of war. It is the presence of Justice. Justice must be blind to race, color, religion or species. If she is not blind, she will be a weapon of terror.

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