How To Argue with a Vegan/Vegetarian

So you’re eating meat for health and want to convince every Vegan around they are wrong? How do you do it?

You don’t. Sorry to burst your self-righteous bubble, but you simply aren’t going to change anyone’s mind by arguing with them. And even if you could, why bother? Live you life the way you want to and allow others to live their lives the way they want to. Leave the evangelizing out of it.

But, say a Vegan honestly wants to hear your perspective on meat. In that case, this story from The Atlantic (one of my favorite media outlets) should probably be your go-to link for interested Vegans. It begins…

Collectively, we have lived 52 years vegetarian or vegan. Yet we no longer think vegetarianism is the answer. Now we firmly believe foods from animals can be both healthful and ethical.

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