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Old 09-27-2005, 07:35 PM   #16
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joyfulgirl,

"You seem to be angry at us for something but we're all basically in agreement here."

Where did I say I was angry with members of this forum?

What are we suppose to be in agreement with?

Opposing the mis-treatment of another human being

or making sure the milk we drink contains no fat?


I'm just trying to understand what you mean.
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Old 09-27-2005, 08:41 PM   #17
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I'm just trying to understand what you mean.
Likewise. You say "I'm just upset that we ignore the life and well-being of a young human being and get all in a twit and make this into some assault on people who choose to be vegan" and I'm wondering who "we" refers to. I don't see that anyone here is making this story into an assault on people who choose to be vegan. When you said earlier "Do you care about that" I was also wondering if you meant us in this thread. I meant that we are all in agreement that this is a sad story but that you seemed to want something more from us--stronger outrage at the parents or bad vegans or something, I don't know what. Perhaps I've just misunderstood.
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Old 09-27-2005, 10:47 PM   #18
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From the New York Post:

"Swinton also revealed he would not let his wife breast-feed his child because she was not "pure enough.""

It's disingenuous in the extreme to equate "veganism" with this kind of pathologically superstitious nonsense.
Agreed. This isn't about veganism; this is about people who are too bloody stupid and incompetent to be parents!

I'm just glad the child is okay now, and with more sensible relatives.
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