Analysis Of Jonathan Safran Foer's Against Meat

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In the article “Against Meat” by the author Jonathan Safran Foer, he discusses his reasons for converting himself and raising his children to be vegetarian. In brief, Foer discusses why humans should not consume animals. Foer starts off the article by discussing his history with food along with his grandmother’s unhealthy obsession with food. Furthermore, Jonathan Safran Foer proceeds to tell the audience about how when he was 2 years old all the heroes of his bedtime stories were animals. Following this, Foer states that the first thing he remembers learning in school was how to pet a guinea pig without killing it. To continue, Jonathan Safran Foer first realizes that it is wrong to eat animals while he and his brother are eating chicken

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