The Animal Issue

A bold new initiative examining the effects of animal agriculture.

The Animal Issue is an ongoing journalistic endeavor packed with original thought-provoking thoroughly researched content. Yet we don’t shy away from commentary or advocacy.



A PERSONAL ESSAY by Jordan Ehrlich – Director, CaveLight Films

How and why would the people I love and respect the most allow themselves to be culpable in the worst atrocity in human history?

I don’t mean ‘worst’ in a hyperbolic subjective way. I also don’t mean to cause any offense. I only mean it in a clinically empirical objective way to describe the worst atrocity in terms of scope, scale and duration of torture that’s ever been committed in all of recorded history…