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The Protein Lie
Else Byskov, author
It is a deeply rooted belief that we humans need a lot of protein to live and it’s this: The protein we need has to come from an animal. This means that we need to eat the flesh of animals to survive and if we don´t, we will perish ourselves. For that reason, we have industrialized meat production that, from an ethical and humanitarian point of view, is not pretty.
But is it actually a fact that we need protein from animals to survive? Do…
Added by Else Byskov on July 13, 2017 at 4:37pm — No Comments
Hi Bonnie, yes it's hard to escape animal abuse in all its forms. Some years ago I decided to be without a TV, and that has definitely reduced my exposure to distressing images and issues. (With the computer I have more control over what comes at me.) But going out and being among others who still embrace animal products, it's hard to feel as connected with people as I'd like.
Added by Carrie Gaye on July 2, 2017 at 5:00pm — No Comments