06/15/2011 05:09 pm ET | Updated Aug 15, 2011

Meatopia Organizer Pushes Back Against Planned Vegetarian Protests

I just learned the word carnist. It means me. Giving special names to nearly universal attributes is a tactic used by people seeking to undercut the "normal" status of a particular lifestyle; transgender people, to take a similar, not-unrelated example, call straight folk "cisgendered."

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