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No One Is Ever Vegan Enough for the Vegan Police

Calling out other vegans for lack of vegan purity is classist and counterproductive

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The first time the Vegan Police tried to arrest me for not being vegan enough was in 2007.

I was brand new in the Pacific Northwest, and my punk house was having a housewarming party. Bands were playing, we had lots of…

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Darcy Reeder

Darcy Reeder

Empathy for the win! Published in Gen, Human Parts, Heated, Tenderly —Feminism, Sexuality, Veganism, Anti-Racism, Parenting. She/They darcyreeder.substack.com

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