I couldn't agree more with Satish Kumar. We need to become conscious, we need to learn how to be again and we need to be the change we want to see in this world (Gandhi). We come from the soil we will go back to the soil. That's what we are.
We humans need to realize of much suggering we are causing living beings by the way we choose to eat.
There are several other ethical aspects not mentioned here related to our consumption of animal products:
- Climate change
- Agricultural land use
- Nutritious food
- Destruction of ecosystems
The list could be long, but the killing and abuse of animals need to stop.