We deal with White supremacist assault by buying something to compensate for feelings of wounded pride and self-esteem[...]Think about the proliferation of junk food in Black communities. You can go to any Black community and see Black folks of all ages gobbling up junk food morning, noon, and night.
People assume that just because you are a vegan, your front is animal rights, and they think they should never see you in a leather coat or shoes[...]I agree that they should pass laws regulating and limiting the unethical treatment of animals and unnecessary use of them in everyday products and foods. But it's the consumption of animals that's getting out of control, that's hurting people and animals, not the wearing of them[...]I don't choose to wear leather or fur, but if I happen to wear it, it doesn't contradict me as a vegan. A vegan is one who doesn't eat any meat or dairy or products and that's what I do.
veg·an/ˈvēɡən/nouna person who does not eat or use animal products.
Veganism is a way of living which seeks to exclude, as far as is possible and practicable, all forms of exploitation of, and cruelty to, animals for food, clothing or any other purpose.
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