Why do some people choose to become vegetarian? Is it for health reasons, ecological reasons, spiritual and philosophical beliefs or? Find some really good online links to these answers.
4 Reasons to go Vegetarian – http://www.viva.org.uk/goingveggie/index.html
Reasons include nutrition, helping to ease world hunger, and stopping animal cruelty.
49 Good Reasons For Being A Vegetarian – http://www.britishmeat.com/49.htm
Compelling reasons for kicking the meat habit.
Tax Meat.com: The Health Consequences of Eating Meat –
Consequences of eating meat along with the benefits of not eating meat.
101 Reasons Why I’m a Vegetarian – http://www.vivavegie.org/vv101/
From the VivaVegie Society.
Celestial Healing – Health Tips – http://www.celestialhealing.net/healthintro.htm
Provides information on leading mental and physical life through vegetarianism.
Reasons to Go Vegetarian – http://thecookshouse.tripod.com/reasons.html
Longer life expectancy, reducing pollution, striking at the causes of famine, purging the body of toxins, and saving money.
LeeHaoz Hong – Vegetarianism – http://www.geocities.com/leehaozhong/
Provides FAQ for vegetarianism, its advantages and animal ill-treatment. Includes poems against meat eating people.
Beyond Vegetarianism – http://www.beyondveg.com/
Reports from veterans of vegetarian and raw-food diets, veganism, fruitarianism, and instinctive eating, plus new science from paleolithic diet research and clinical nutrition.
Vegan Peace – http://www.veganpeace.com
Information about veganism and related issues.
An Argument for Vegetarianism – http://www.utilitarian.org/animals/veggie.html
A slightly unusual utilitarian argument for vegetarianism.
The Taste of Depravity – http://www.hedweb.com/hedethic/hedon1.htm#taste
From ‘The Hedonistic Imperative,’ by David Pearce.
Beyond vegetarianism, by Anders Sandberg – http://www.aleph.se/Trans/Cultural/Philosophy/vegetarian.html
Taking vegetarianism to its logical conclusion, from a transhumanist point of view…
Punkerslut – Essential of Vegetarianism – http://www.punkerslut.com/articles/essentialofvegetarianism.html
An essay which examines the importance of living a vegetarian lifestyle, based on the philosophical arguments that defend the rights of animals.