This is an open letter to all the candidates of the Animal Justice Party for the House of Representatives, and the Senate.
Please allow me to introduce myself.
I am an eligible voter at the coming election.
I care about the plight of other animals.
I understand the complexities of animal rights.
I am also vegan.
This means, according to Facebook, my only option is to vote for you on July 2.
This is why I am writing this letter to you.
I feel there are a few questions need answering. Continue reading “Open Letter To ALL Animal Justice Party Candidates”
A number of people have contacted me asking about the comment that I made which was screen shot was taken of, and appeared in a recent article on Ecorazzi.com
While I don’t normally get involved in Fakebook drama, on this instance, I feel that I need to because something needs to be said, and it has to stop.
The comment, which is linked below relates to Gary’s vendetta he has against Casey Taft.
A vendetta that is now crossing the lines into an obsession.
An obsession that is getting more hostile with every comment/post that Gary Francione writes. Continue reading “Things Aren’t Adding Up”
What are your thought’s on veganism?
Do you think it is an all or nothing lifestyle, where personal purity is the holy grail of veganism?
Personally, I didn’t think it is.
Yet, there are those who can only be described as anti-vegan who push this are their main excuse for dismissing veganism.
Straw Man Fallacy
Merriam Webster defines a straw man as: Continue reading “No One Said Veganism Was All Or Nothing”
Once again, the “vegan strategist” has shown how little about strategy or veganism he understands.
This time around he is revisiting his plan to label everyone vegan.
“Do 2 semi-vegans make 1 vegan?”
What Is A Semi-Vegan
To Tobias, someone is able to consume animal products and still call themselves vegan.
It all depends on frequency and intent. Continue reading “The Vegan Strategist Shows Off His Strategy For Non-Veganism”
It’s election time again in Australia.
Promises and policies are being wheeled out to entice us to put a 1 in their box.
Our social media feeds feature comments from friends saying that we should support this party, and not that one.
For some reason, people seem to assume that because I am vegan, and support rights for other animals, I will be voting for the Animal Justice Party.
I won’t be, and here are my reasons.
The Party Is Built On Deception
People I have spoken to are of the belief that the AJP are a vegan party.
They aren’t. Continue reading “Why I Won’t Be Voting For The Animal Justice Party. And You Shouldn’t Either”
Once again Animals Australia and the Sporting Shooters Association of Australia at loggerheads.
This time it is over Animals Australia’s use of sports people in their latest campaign.
As is usually the case when preaching to the converted, the truth gets distorted.
Duck Shooting ISN’T A Sport
While the SSAA don’t defend duck shooting by claiming it is a sport, after saying previously that it wasn’t. Continue reading “The SSAA Is Partially Right”
The redefining of veganism is gaining momentum. Mainstream media is latching onto faux-vegans to push their particular agenda.
Lately it seems to be that veganism is a diet.
The current flavour of the month seems to be Matt and Phil Letten (vegan bros), and Tobias Leenart (Vegan Strategist).
The Guardian, in their recent article, claim that this new batch of vegans are reinventing it.
The reality of things is that they are redefining what veganism is. Continue reading “Fit, Macho, Sexy: The Redefinition of Vegan”