" . . . more than 876 million animals raised for food purposes died of other causes, for a total of more than 10.15 billion animals who died for our dinners in one year in the United States alone (and this doesn’t account for animals killed by hunters). As for aquatic animals, more than 53 billion were killed for American food consumption in 2010. Can any heart remain unmoved in the face of such shocking figures, and the suffering this entails?"