6814Re: [SFVS] "The Rise of the Power Vegans" in Business Week
- Nov 8, 2010To be fair, Joel Stein tends to write humorous articles, so it isn't supposed to be a straightforward, objective piece necessarily. And, if you do humor, there's always some people who won't find it funny...
On Mon, Nov 8, 2010 at 7:46 AM, Michael <thelivingmichael@...> wrote:
"The Rise of the Power Vegans" is an article that strikes me as the epitome of a trend of publishing stories that have the side effect of bringing veganism to the mainstream, but do so using a snarky, cynical, condescending tone ostensibly against veganism. This article especially toxifies the mental-cognitive sphere. However, it does offer many people reasons to go explore going vegan if they read critically and don't buy the surface-level vitriol.
I am still sloughing off the residue of the article's noxious tone, so be forewarned.
Here is the article's URL:
I have commented on the story, under the name "TEEMwithLife" at Nov 8, 2010 10:22 AM GMT
What do you make of it? Does it hit against veganism? Does it get support for veganism in under the radar in a mainstream/lamestream publication? How can we make use of the opportunity to comment?
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