“The suffering of turkeys in food production forms a bleak contrast to turkeys’ innate zest for life when they are free to express the dignity, energy and joy nature gave them.”We boast of being the most rational of species, and the most dignified. This is an error. Exploitation of any sort defies reason, and to deny creatures the simple pleasures that ‘nature gave them’ is irrefutably undignified. Great article. “…dignity, energy, and joy…” these are qualities that we all share in our ‘zest’ for life -
I watched the documentary Food, Inc yesterday. Should be required veiwing for us all.