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Post by PJCB53 » Sun Apr 28, 2019 5:11 am

I'm so glad to have found this forum! Initially I made the decision to practice a vegan diet after researching some biochemical and nutritional information, I wanted to be as healthy as I could. That transformed over time to a primarily ethical motivation, but hey being healthy is a nice benefit! I am not well-versed in philosophy (I got through by the skin of my teeth in college), but I'm interested in rational, evidences-based discussions regarding vegan ethics and practices. I am an EMT, full time paramedic student, and one of two vegans at my job (the other being my partner). I look forward to learning!

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Post by brimstoneSalad » Sun Apr 28, 2019 12:40 pm

Welcome PJCB, I hope you like it here!
What inspired your motivational shift?

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Post by Jebus » Sun May 05, 2019 1:38 am

Welcome! Nice job on landing a vegan partner. Few of us get that lucky.
How to become vegan in 4.5 hours:
1.Watch Forks over Knives (Health)
2.Watch Cowspiracy (Environment)
3. Watch Earthlings (Ethics)
Congratulations, unless you are a complete idiot you are now a vegan.

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