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Moral Vegetarianism, Part 8 of 13

Animal Ethics

As he puts it, “Until we boycott meat we are, each one of us, contributing to the continued existence, prosperity, and growth of factory farming and all the other cruel practices used in rearing animals for food” ( Animal Liberation, 167). Meat-packing companies might encourage, for example, an increased dog population to take up the slack. If I visit Arlington Cemetery, do I give my tacit consent to the various wars that produced the graves?