Friday, June 28, 2013

Jack on Processed Foods

What works almost as a follow-up to the great "Nutritional Surveillance" article, Jack has a great post up about processed foods.

Highlights: "As the Declaration of Independence says, “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, and that isolated soy protein is hazardous to your health.”"

And: "[S]some people think that it’s hypocritical for vegetarians to want to eat something that has the taste and texture of meat. These people are clueless as to why most people become vegetarian."

As always, the goal of Vegan Outreach is not to promote the most extreme diet possible, or police every food product someone dislikes.

Rather, our singular purpose is to get as many meat-eaters to start making changes that help animals -- and to maintain that change