"Wouldn't a better idea be .....to be and call oneself a vegan but not pick at other vegans and condemn imperfections but to declare what you think SHOULD be the way to behave especially at the dinner table. Act like being vegan is the normal…"
"I totally get what you're saying Tim. I agree that if it becomes just about the label and its perfection then all meaning is lost. But if you can use the labels and not fight all the infights (and there's in an unbelievable amount of…"
"I think there is a lot of criticism of vegans in general in the article. I think you can be a vegan and use the title without seeming to sneer at non-vegans. I think the title is really improtant. For me anyway. We put titles on attitudes so that we…"
"Ok feeling a bit stupid now. I had overestimated science and assumed that no-one's body was involved at any stage of this. I had assumed that the 'meat' was manufactured right from the start. Once I'd read the above and realised…"
"This is very interesting Tim. I wonder might the softening of language (ie animal rights becomes animal protection etc - if I've read that correctly in the article) reflect a softening of attitude (ie animal rights becomes animal welfare…"
"This is so true red dog. I think a lot of it is to do with motivation and the reasons why someone goes vegan. The health arguments don't interest me personally but I know they are one of the top reasons / excuses why people don't go vegan.…"
"My only experience was with someone who claimed that they 'nearly died' when they went vegetarian (not even vegan) and that all their hair fell out. Fortunately I knew this person well and their hair did not fall out. Nor did they die.…"
"has anyone seen 'Bold Native'. I thought it was excellent. The only movie i've seen that deals with the issues unless I've missed some. Does anyone know of any others. I agree with Joshua that Earthlings great too. I can't…"
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