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[2007-05-04]

Vegan fundamentalists and their dogma of Evil Milk

Now, here's a horrible example of religious fundamentalism: A wanna-be-holier-than-thou vegan mother starves her baby to death by refusing to breast-feed him.

It seems that you can ruin almost any ideology or philosophy by turning it into a religion. That is, ignore the basic reasoning behind the idea and just concentrate on adhering to the "dogma" as literally and absolutely as possible. It is easy to chant a slogan such as "milk is murder" but it seems to require at least an average intelligence to understand what it actually means.

And by the way, I've personally been a vegetarian my entire lifetime.