02. March 2016.
This was the name of a public discussion I participated in, and the event that inspired this blog entry. Here I will write about my experience that I shared during the event, where I spoke and discussed the topic of animal and human rights activism and that of my experience of coming out as vegan. Every beginning is difficult; likewise, my journey from becoming a vegetarian to coming out as vegan was quite hard and filled with misconceptions. At first, people thought that refusing to eat meat was just a phase I was going through. It was clear to me why eating animal meat was wrong, therefore my transition to vegetarianism was not difficult. However, after a year on the vegetarian diet, I started reading up more on veganism and began watching movies on this topic, and after a while,...read more »