13 Jan '18, 2am

@BlondYogi

If you’re vegan, chances are you’ve encountered four or more of these vegan put-downs, and that’s just today. The misconceptions about how vegans feel about non-vegans and what our end goals are mean that ignorance and the bullying it can breed is far from uncommon. What’s important to remember is that veganism is about the animals, and that anyone who tries to divert attention to themselves (or to our journeys) isn’t understanding our position. Although living non-violently means having to let these comments roll off of our shoulders fairly often, giving into them would mean letting what happens to animals go unnoticed instead. Proudly share your veganism, eat your Gary cheese, recommend documentaries, and don’t let people say that being critical of the system of exploitation makes you stuck up, judgmental, or annoying. Advocate for animals, advocate for nonviolence, and ...

Full article: http://www.ecorazzi.com/2016/10/13/why-vegans-are-so-fuck...

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