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Germany: ‘Human Meat Mountain’ hits Frankfurt as PETA stage protest 01:54

Germany: ‘Human Meat Mountain’ hits Frankfurt as PETA stage protest

Germany, Frankfurt
September 16, 2016 at 17:44 GMT -00:00 · Published

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) staged a protest dubbed 'Human Meat Mountain' in Frankfurt's Romerberg town Square, Friday.

Protesters lay down on the ground, covered in red paint to bring attention to the vast quantities of animals that are consumed for meat every year.

A spokesman for PETA Germany, Frank Schmidt said "In Germany alone, there a like eight hundred million animals, which get slaughtered every year for consumption of meat. And we ask the people to leave meat off their plates, be kind, and switch to a vegan diet."

Germany: ‘Human Meat Mountain’ hits Frankfurt as PETA stage protest 01:54
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People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) staged a protest dubbed 'Human Meat Mountain' in Frankfurt's Romerberg town Square, Friday.

Protesters lay down on the ground, covered in red paint to bring attention to the vast quantities of animals that are consumed for meat every year.

A spokesman for PETA Germany, Frank Schmidt said "In Germany alone, there a like eight hundred million animals, which get slaughtered every year for consumption of meat. And we ask the people to leave meat off their plates, be kind, and switch to a vegan diet."

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