YouTube #41: MY VEGAN STORY // #CrueltyFreeFriday

It’s an important one for me – my long-awaited vegan story. From little Rehana up to now, with all the life events that led me to make the best decision of my life so far. Enjoy!

// TALKS AND DOCUMENTARIES MENTIONED

“Carnism” – Melanie Joy

“The Dark Side of Dairy” – Viva

“Why You Don’t Need Dairy” – Juliet Gellatly:

What’s Wrong With Eggs?

“Best Speech You Will Ever Hear” – Gary Yourofsky

101 Reasons for Going Vegan:

// ARTICLES REFERENCED

“Overfishing Could Take Seafood Off the Menu by 2048”
http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/overfishing-could-take-se/

“Unsustainable fishing”
http://wwf.panda.org/about_our_earth/blue_planet/problems/problems_fishing/

“Study: Marine Species Collapse by 2048”
http://www.livescience.com/4288-study-marine-species-collapse-2048.html

WHO: “IARC Monographs evaluate consumption of red meat and processed meat”
http://www.iarc.fr/en/media-centre/pr/2015/pdfs/pr240_E.pdf

UNEP: “Assessing the Environmental Impacts of Consumption and Production”
http://www.unep.org/resourcepanel/Portals/24102/PDFs/PriorityProductsAndMaterials_Report.pdf

World Watch Magazine: “Livestock and Climate Change,”
http://www.worldwatch.org/files/pdf/Livestock%20and%20Climate%20Change.pdf

Science Daily: “A more potent greenhouse gas than carbon dioxide, methane emissions will leap as Earth warms”
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/03/140327111724.htm

QZ.com: The US meat industry’s wildly successful, 40-year crusade to keep its hold on the American diet
http://qz.com/523255/the-us-meat-industrys-wildly-successful-40-year-crusade-to-keep-its-hold-on-the-american-diet/

// LEARN ABOUT VEGANISM IN 3 EASY STEPS…

1. Watch Forks Over Knives (trailer)

2. Watch Cowspiracy (available on Netflix)

3. Watch Earthlings (full length, HD)

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