Despite what Mark Krikorian or other anti-vegans claim, there are plenty of moral justifications for veganism. Veganism is ethically justified because it is good for animals, the planet, and people.
But if you need more, there’s more! For anyone curious about the numerous and varied ethical motives for veganism, please read some of the following:
- The Case for Animal Rights by Tom Regan
- Animal Liberation by Peter Singer
- Animals Matter by Marc Bekoff
- In Defense of Animals
- Introduction to Animal Rights by Gary L. Francione
- Diet for a New America by John Robbins
- Making A Killing: The Political Economy of Animal Rights by Bob Torres
- The Longest Struggle by Norm Phelps
- The Face on Your Plate: The Truth About Food by Jeffrey Masson
- Thanking the Monkey: Rethinking the Way We Treat Animals by Karen Dawn
- Dominion: The Power of Man, the Suffering of Animals, and the Call to Mercy. by Matthew Scully
- Animal Philosophy: Essential Readings in Continental Thought
- Speciesism by Joan Dunayer
- Meat Market: Animals, Ethics, and Money by Erik Marcus
You can find many of these books at your local library.
Did I miss some books? What are your favorites?