An activist from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) wears a hazmat suit to warn of the health risks of eating meat, at a protest in November 2010 in Hong Kong. Photo: HandoutAn activist from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) wears a hazmat suit to warn of the health risks of eating meat, at a protest in November 2010 in Hong Kong. Photo: Handout
An activist from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) wears a hazmat suit to warn of the health risks of eating meat, at a protest in November 2010 in Hong Kong. Photo: Handout

Letters | Will what’s on our plates cause the next pandemic? Stop raising animals for food

  • The animal farms, meat markets and slaughterhouses that support our taste for animal flesh must be closed down if we are to break the cycle of recurring outbreaks of animal-borne diseases

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
An activist from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) wears a hazmat suit to warn of the health risks of eating meat, at a protest in November 2010 in Hong Kong. Photo: HandoutAn activist from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) wears a hazmat suit to warn of the health risks of eating meat, at a protest in November 2010 in Hong Kong. Photo: Handout
An activist from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) wears a hazmat suit to warn of the health risks of eating meat, at a protest in November 2010 in Hong Kong. Photo: Handout
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