Some Leather is More Ethical Than Others

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I like leather. I buy it, I wear it and it is natural material that has been one of the most useful materials throughout history. After all, what could be more natural than leather, right? The problem is that modern massive scale leather production too often has widespread negative impacts to animals, people and the earth in a way that it didn't used to.  Big Livestock Production is Inhumane and Pollutant: Massive factory livestock yards and slaughter operations have gotten pretty nasty. Cruel treatment of animals is rampant in this industry and has proven difficult to reign in. Furthermore, it's...

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