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Health Is a Privilege, Not a Virtue

The vegan movement shouldn’t embrace an ideology that makes health out to be a personal choice and a moral obligation — it’s not

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Healthism, a term coined in 1980 by political economist Robert Crawford, refers to an ideology whereby health is something for which individuals are responsible and have complete control…



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Emma Green

I’m a freelance writer covering health and wellbeing from a feminist perspective. I hold a PhD in Health Psychology and I’m a certified personal trainer.