On the flip side, too many vegans demonize eating animal products to an irrational degree and cherry-pick data to support their cause e. I think if anybody is interpreting things wrong it's you. Rebecca Fox is as likely to be found meditating and burning incense as she is in an academic library, and yet is a passionate atheist and a skeptic. Greger and Mic are qualified to read and showcase these studies. They seem like rational folks to me, though obviously they don't agree on everything.
About how it's easy for Freelee to be vegan :. Lots and lots of vegan things are actually not strictly vegan. Civil discussion is welcome, trolls and personal abuse are not. Where specifically did she mention milk? It's kind of like why Emma Watson's Feminism is actually a good thing, see? It was created to help protect users from doxing, stalking, and harassment. Opening up a youtube channel and making videos with sciencey thumbnails with graphs does not make anyone a science writer. Some of them are entertaining to watch, some are thought-provoking, some are painful to watch, some are educational, some are are an inspiration.
I guess I'm the polar opposite of you then. Because potholer54 mentioned it too. Quite hypocritical considering that when one of her own meals from her What I Eat In A Day videos was plugged into cronometer, she failed to meet that protein requirement herself. I simply pointed out that Mic. Saying meat won't turn you into a zombie doesn't mean I am defending it because I am sure some fool is gonna bring this up since we are on reddit of all places. You may root for their successes and become affected by their failures, but mostly you're just interested in the journey.
As difficult as it may seem, it really is the best option in terms of reducing animal suffering. Reasonable Vegan is committed to critically and skeptically examining how humans interact with and treat non-human animals, focusing on science, philosophy and efficacy. But, she has a channel a lot of people watch now, and probably gets to do it full time now. What did she say, specifically, that got you so offended? She has rubbed other vegan YouTubers up the wrong way with some of her straight down the line, some would say emotionless videos, but you have to give it to her for lack of bullshit. Please also stop mentioning your science reporter to me in an argument about qualifications. I love the companionship they give me and the silly birdy things they do like my tiny chick of a bird fluttering his wings to music and my other bird smooching me and preening my blue glasses.
Probably, offline, most of these people are fairly normal people overall and quite different from the personas they portray. Yeah, like within the Arctic Circle. She's pretty much just a female version of the vegan cheetah. I started eating a vegan diet in 2006 because I wanted to eat healthier and lose weight. If we get cancer, we know the cause diet and we can do something about it fast or take some combination of herbs.
So Unnatural Vegan saying that Vegan Gains should stop advocating veganism is not constructive and counterproductive when a video of him taking a shit and talking about veganism generates more views, discussion, and interest than the most well researched rational video. I regret that I had to go to a breeder to get my little yellow fellow but there was no response when this awful, awful person who just decided one day she'd rather have a canary than her beautiful little budgie. This takes a lot of our personal time, money and hard work. Looking at her most recent 50 videos, I've divided them up into Criticising vegan content vs. And I think I addressed your position here: I know it seems like she focuses way too much on it, but you know not a lot of other vegans seem to be making that step so I'm glad at least she is. If we accept their claim that honesty is sometimes not the best policy, we have to weigh our commitment to truth against our commitment to reducing suffering.
They aren't lost causes and these videos practically treat them as such. All posts must have something to do with the topic of veganism; if an implicit connection to veganism is vague, then the title or text of the post should explicitly make the relationship clear. Every single whole food has protein with a complete amino acid profile and as long as you are getting enough calories from whole foods, you are getting enough protein. When eating out and traveling use Happy Cow Chickpea Tuna recipe. I've looked at studies from both sides. Speciesism is a term that has become a focus for animal rights activists in the last few years. Those views don't really line up.
The person in question, Furious Pete, he was not being criticized for having cancer. And just for fun, could you give me a positive reference to Dr. And the treatment is obvious: just feed the patient proper nutrition while treating any other pathology. And Unnatural Vegan is bad because. I blocked her channel years ago so I wouldn't have to see her garbage in the sidebar. I agree with your point about cherry-picking, though. I hate all of the woo that people have attached to being vegan and she debunks it nicely so that being vegan sounds like a normal way to live rather than some existence where you eat only bananas, cover yourself in crystals and watch your irises get brighter.