The number of vegans is increasing worldwide, Singer notes, with Germany and the U. This year in the U. In Canada the consumption of all types of meat has been falling since Vegan food is big business. And they are not alone. Singer identifies two key areas that may cause the decline and fall of the meat industry: An increasing awareness of the cruelty of animal agriculture could make eating meat socially unacceptable, and innovations in plant-based and cultured meat production could make traditional farming redundant. Animal rights has come a long way. Since then, there have been great advances in recognizing animal intelligence and suffering. We have come to understand, for example, that animals such as chickens, fish, and crabs feel pain and have complex emotions.
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