Veganism In America

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I. Introduction- Veganism Defined-
Veganism is a way of living which seeks to exclude, as far as is possible and practicable, all forms of exploitation of, and cruelty to, animals for food, clothing or any other purpose.

a. The leading causes of death in America -
Heart Disease is the number one killer in America according to WGAL News, the most popular type is Coronary heart disease, which kills about 380,000 people each year. It is estimated one million people are killed by heart disease in America every year as stated by The Heart Foundation. The second leading cause for death in America is cancer. Almost everyone knows a friend, family member or person in their life who has been affected by cancer, it kills people of all ethnic and
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Some of the chickens, turkeys and ducks grow so fast with the antibiotics that their legs cannot support their unnatural weight, when they can’t walk to get water or food, they die from dehydration or starvation, according to PETA.org. The chickens, turkeys and ducks are also not given enough space that they often cannot turn around. Egg laying hens are forced in cramped cages, pigs, chickens, and cows are put up in small, over crowded …show more content…
b. The amount of Animals that a vegan saves
The way a person who decides to go vegan saves the lives of animals is by decreasing the demand for animal products. 56 million animals are killed every single year in the meat, dairy, and egg industries, according to animalequality.net. A vegan can save 8 animals a month, 100 animals a year, and 300 animals in 3 years from being slaughtered for food according to PETA.com

IV. Conclusion
a. Personal View Point
As my Personal View Point, I think veganism is revolutionary, and it can change the world. It’s obvious from the facts how much going vegan will impact the world. By going vegan you can help the environment, you can heal and prevent diseases, and you can save the lives of animals who feel fear and pain and want to be loved just like you. b. Information Learned and Gained
By writing this research paper I have learned more information about veganism and how it can help the world be a better place. I learned that it’s not a “fad diet” or just a “trend”, veganism is a movement, and a choice that can make a difference in the

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