Opinion: A third of vegetarians eat meat when drunk? Nonsense

SAFE's Head of Campaigns Mandy Carter talks about reasons to try a vegan diet in The Dominion Post.

 

OPINION: Earlier this month it was widely reported in the media that 1 in 3 vegetarians admit to eating meat when drunk.

The survey came from a voucher website known for it's clickbait style headlines and surprise, surprise: no trace of the research is to be found, despite several people and outlets reaching out to ask where the study came from.

I've been vegan for nine years and was vegetarian for 15 years before that. I've certainly never been tempted to have a meat burger when drunk. Why would you when you can simply have a falafel wrap or hot chips instead?

The fact is: you don't cheat on your morals.

 


Read more over at The Dominion Post.


23 October 2015