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September 12, 2018 - Society19

Why Our Meat Consumption Is Ruining Our Planet

Why Our Meat Consumption Is Ruining Our Planet
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Most people choose a meat-free diet because of the health benefits or because they believe that eating animals is unethical as animals are sentient creatures and livestock farming causes them unnecessary suffering. However, another huge problem is with livestock farming. 

Next year alone, over 50 billion land animals that will be raised and slaughtered for food and bred in unethical conditions in the meat production process, which emits huge amounts of greenhouse gases and causes mass destruction to valuable regions all over the world.

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