Moral Vegetarianism, Part 8 of 13

Animal Ethics

Meat-packing companies might encourage, for example, an increased dog population to take up the slack. More important, it might be a much more efficient means of changing practice to stage protests at meat-packing companies, put pressure on congressmen, and work through existing humane organizations. If I visit Arlington Cemetery, do I give my tacit consent to the various wars that produced the graves? Certainly, not eating meat could have this protest function.