Vegans get a bad rap. A lot of people really, really don’t like us. Most of the time, it’s completely … More
I’ve written quite a bit before about the dangers of essentialism in veganism: it causes the erroneous perception that vegans … More
I’ve recently finished what quickly became my favorite book of all time: Enlightenment Now by Steven Pinker. Pinker is an … More
I was primed to think about pescetarianism recently due to Scout’s video (embedded below) about the merits of such a … More
A common argument against veganism is that it’s an emotional, knee-jerk reaction that bleeding-heart liberals have in response to viewing … More
There are few things more closely linked to manliness than eating meat and lifting weights. Pumping iron and eating steak … More
How Sam Harris’s fantasy of a better world impedes his thoughts about the real one.
Why the fact that stressed animals may produce less is not an argument against veganism
This is a new type of post we’re trying out. The idea is that a question is posed to us, … More
Appealing to emotion — instead of reason — doesn’t work in trying to get others to go vegan. Here’s why.