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"Joyful Curmudgeon" An oxymoron?
No! I see all the beauty of God's creation and I'm joyful.  At the same time, I see all the suffering and corruption going on in the world, and feel called to help expose and end it so that we may have true peace and compassion.


Another Reason to Go Vegan – 7 April 2008
By Mary T. Hoffman

First of all, I want to make it clear that my husband and I are vegans for reasons of compassion. For us, excellent health happens to be a very welcome by-product of going vegan over twenty years ago!

Here is one more reason to go vegan:

The senseless waste of the world’s growing meat-centered diet is illustrated by a hypothetical statement put forth by the Population Reference Bureau: “If everyone adopted a vegetarian diet and no food were wasted, current [food] production would theoretically feed 10 billion people [56 percent more people than alive today], more than the projected population for the year 2050.” From “101 Reasons Why I’m a Vegetarian” by Pamela Rice

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