Is a vegan diet child abuse? Where is the line between parents’ dietary practices and the government’s duty to protect minors? Following the latest high-profile hospitalization of a vegan child, a bill in Italy aims to make veganism a criminal offense, carrying a sentence of up to 6 years. But with the terrifying rise of life-threatening conditions like childhood obesity and type 2 diabetes, one has to wonder—is their focus all wrong? If we really want to help the most children possible, shouldn’t we look at the main cause of illness and death? In this video, we’ll take a step back from the media flurry and look at the science of how we’re killing our kids.