My lovely photographer/housemate had another fantastic idea, homemade hummus!!! I’d never made hummus from scratch before, but after a quick glance at the ingredients of Trader Joe’s classic hummus I knew it would be a piece of cake.
“The earth affords a lavish supply of riches, of innocent foods, and offers you banquets that involve no bloodshed or slaughter; only beasts satisfy their hunger with flesh, and not even all of those, because horses, cattle, and sheep live on grass. As long as men massacre animals, they will kill each other. Indeed, he who sows the seeds of murder and pain cannot reap joy and love.”— Pythagoras (via myvegansoul)
This is your brain on pork! Specifically, this is “A human brain overrun with cysts from Taenia solium, a tapeworm that normally inhabits the muscles of pigs.” How do pig-muscle parasites get into human brains? Carl Zimmer at Discoverbreaks it down: When humans eat undercooked meat from…
“I’ve harvested cabbages and pulled carrots out of the ground, and I’ve been in slaughterhouses and seen animals have their brains bashed out with sledgehammers and their throats cut- the experiences are not comparable”—John Robbins (via thecrazynastyasshoneybadger)