This is my roommate’s blog post explaining her veganism and exposing facts about factory farming that all American citizens should KNOW. Give it a read and give it a thought next time you’re at the grocery store.
Preface: I’ve been meaning to post something like this for a long time. This post is really months in the making, but I haven’t quite had the guts to post it until now. I think the events of today (Wednesday, June 26, 2013) set me off so much so that I couldn’t keep silent. So here goes. Disclaimer: In no way am I an expert in veganism, animal rights advocacy, or the factory farming industry. I’m just a person who gives a shit.
Edit, 6/29/2013: I have written a follow-up post to the one below, entitled Why I’m Vegan: Part II. In it, I answer a few questions that many of my readers, and myself, have asked after reading this first piece. Please give it a read if you can! – Rachel
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