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Veganism and the Class War What follows is a thought exercise. My own definition of a vegan is a human who eats fruits and vegetables [as well as whatever nuts, seeds or legumes he or she may desire], and never eats or uses animal products. For starts. For my purposes and for the purposes of this post, this vegan is not so heavily involved in extremely elaborate recipes, in highly-processed ingredients and additives, in soy and grains, etc. That can come later.

7 Great Podcasts To Get Hooked On Now That Serial’s Over Anyone who’s ever heard a public radio pledge drive knows that a “driveway moment” is when the show you’re listening to is so good, you’ll sit parked in your car until it’s over. Now, with great podcasts flooding the digital airwaves, downloadable stories have spread “driveway moments” all over the world — to gyms, subways, kitchens, and, well, more driveways. Serial, the weekly podcast that explored the murder of a young Baltimore woman, was the most recent show to capture everyone’s ears. The last episode of Serial’s first season dropped Thursday, but there are a lot of other great podcasts worth a listen. Here are seven podcasts to tide Serial fans over until the show returns for a second season: Slate’s Serial Spoilers Food is for White Liberals What Sex Is For The Religious Right It occurred to me a few weeks ago after a discussion based on a pro-GMO post Kavin wrote for Grounded Parents. Bring up reproductive rights and liberals shake their heads and remark on the incredible cognitive dissonance of the Religious Right. Sure, the Right is “small government” in theory, but it’s about sex, liberals shrug. It’s about policing women’s bodies and an obsessive desire to control what happens in people’s bedrooms.

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Is veganism another white privilege? Veganism is ‘othered’. That’s a fair enough statement. Growing up in the remote north of a country, with a population of less than 5,000 people, vegetarianism is the act of a rebellious teenager that will pass with just a little patience. And usually their definition of vegetarian allows the occasional piece of fish or chicken. nokkasili / sketches ~ free worldwide shipping + $5 off art prints on Society6 through this link until December 14th ~ ~ free worldwide shipping for art prints is available on Society6 through this link until November 9th! ~ my cure for creative block: new versions of old work

Researchers Translate the Meaning of Over 60 Gestures Used by Chimps What's with the article title? It should read "Researchers Discover the Meaning of Over 60 Gestures Used By Wild Chimps." I thought that researchers had discovered some sort of spoken language that wild chimps use when I first read the title. How I Infiltrated a White Pride Facebook Group and Turned It into 'LGBT Southerners for Michelle Obama' Related Articles:When Trolling Gets Teens Thrown in JailRacists Are Pissed Off About the Trailer for the New Will Smith MovieWe Got the Members of the Westboro Baptist Church to Take Buzzfeed Quizzes It's easy to get into Confederate Facebook. Just go to a news article about a police shooting and scroll down to the comments. Most comment sections are linked to people's Facebook accounts, so you just have to find someone with a Confederate flag avatar expressing a racist opinion, click through to his or her profile, and select "Add Friend."

Vegetarians to be offered cheaper life insurance by SEAN POULTER, Daily Mail Vegetarians are to be offered cheaper life insurance because, it is claimed, they are healthier and less likely to die early. The AFI insurance agency has devised the Vegetarian Term Life policy to reward non meat-eaters with lower premiums.

Part 2: Dissecting the Implications of “Racist Cunt”: Reflections from Post-PhD ‘Post-Racial’ Land. From Left to Right: Marima Gray, Giovanna Montenegro, and A. Breeze Harper at the 1st Annual Women of Color Research Conference at UC Davis. On May 11, 2013, at 12:15 pm, I gave a short talk at University of California-Davis for the Annual Women of Color Conference, which was from 9am-5pm. The video is below. I also included the transcript. Victorian Prudes and their Bizarre Beachside Bathing Machines Picture that moment when you finally get to the beach after a long winter, excitedly peel off your clothes, run madly towards the water and crash into the salty waves without a care in the world… This is not that. If you were a beachgoer in Georgian or Victorian times, more specifically, a female beachgoer, your day at the seaside would’ve likely had all the fun sucked out of it by a little invention known as the bathing machine.