Yes, there is much cruelty in the egg and dairy industries - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Richard Schwartz
    • 23.01.13 | 03:51 (IST)

    As president of Jewish Vegetarians of North America (JVNA), I want to say that the author is correct in stating that there is much cruelty to animals in the egg and dairy industries. One can argue that there is more cruelty than in the meat industry, especially when one realizes that hens and dairy cows are slaughtered when their egg or meat production decreases. This is why more and more people who are concerned about the treatment of animals have adopted vegan diets which are completely free of all foods from animals. I think redefining vegetarianism to include up to 15 percent of animal products would be a great mistake.

    from the article: You call that vegetarian?
    First published 09:52 18.01.13 | Last updated 09:52 18.01.13
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