Kids today are appalled to learn that animals killed for cheeseburgers and chicken nuggets live crowded by the thousands in dark, filthy sheds, are mutilated and slaughtered by having their throats slit while they are still conscious. Violence and suffering is common in the meat industry, but offering kids the chance to choose meals that are free of cruelty encourages compassion.
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I think it’s more difficult to be vegan than gay. People feel more uncomfortable with a vegan at their dinner table than they do a lesbian. It’s confronting. It’s kind of suggesting that what someone else is doing is bad or wrong, and it hits them on a more personal level.