17 Jul '17, 3pm

Is pubic lice the newest vegan straw man?

The article tests the boundaries of vegans, and seems to try to discredit our efforts because lice are “treated” with a chemical solution that kills them. Like many of the standard pharmaceuticals on the market for treating parasites, we aren’t offered many alternative solutions outside of living with blood suckers on your junk (or whichever hairy region they’ve made their home). Still, I can’t help but wonder if the author imagined vegans living in peace with their crabs, or delicately removing them from their skin holes to relocate them to a lice sanctuary. Come on.

Full article: http://www.ecorazzi.com/2017/07/17/is-pubic-lice-the-newe...

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