A Vegan Thought Thread

Should vegans buy from non-vegan companies?

I’ve heard it said by some non-vegans, that vegans shouldn’t be supporting non-vegan companies and/or that if they do they’re ‘fake vegans’ – and surprisingly I’ve even heard of some (although few) ‘vegans’ apparently saying this as well. In my opinion this sort of claim comes from a complete lack of understanding of what a …

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Why you should consider going Vegan in 2019

Veganism: I’m sure many meat eaters would argue this is a word they cannot avoid these days, however much they would like to… It may initially seem annoying, but I implore you to be open to the fact that vegans might have a point. Despite the inevitable resistance, I have witnessed a huge amount of …

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A Vegan Thought Thread Why go Vegan?

The Double Standards of Carnism

Many people like to defend their choice to eat animal products through reasons such as the human species being more intelligent, and whatever we choose to inflict upon animals or use them for is hence ‘justified’; they insinuate some sort of hierarchy based on mental capacity that the dominating species (us – not biased at …

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A Vegan Thought Thread

Watering Down the Vegan Definition

As I’m sure everyone in the Vegan YouTube community will have seen, Kalel recently uploaded a video titled “I’m not really vegan?” which I feel highlighted a big split of opinions amongst vegans. She admitted to having indulged in some non-vegan candy bars (about one a year) and having non-vegan popcorn when she goes to …

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Why I became Vegan.

Why I’m vegan comes down to the conflictions between my morals and actions which would be inescapable living any other way. The modern lifestyle is a lifestyle riddled with contradictions: for most of us our morals and actions conflict, and these conflictions I’m referring to are ineliminable without turning to a vegan lifestyle. We say …

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