Sunday, October 11, 2015 - 23:05
Someone at the supermarket grabs an egg carton, then goes to pay for it. This anonymous action is repeated millions of times a year. In Europe, each person consumes an average of 250 eggs per year, in Central America, 300 eggs are consumed, and in North America, the statistic is 240 eggs.
Saturday, October 10, 2015 - 02:57
In a recent study held by the animal rights organization The Humane League, several students chosen at random were asked to answer a short survey on how often they consume several animal products. Then they received a brochure that shows the cruelty of factory farms while detailing the health benefits of a diet free of animal products.
Friday, October 9, 2015 - 02:19
The only contact most of us have today with the farm animals we eat is when they are already on supermarket shelves. We barely know anything about the life of these animals on factory farms, and we know very little about what happens from the time they are killed at the slaughterhouse until the time they reach our plates.