All about fruitarianism with a long-term fruitarian, Lena

On July 7, 2012, a prominent international group of scientists - cognitive neuroscientists, neuropharmacologists, neurophysiologists, neuroanatomists and computational neuroscientists - gathered at The University of Cambridge to reassess the neurobiological substrates of conscious experience and related behaviors in human and non-human animals

The Cambridge Declaration on Consciousness:

The absence of a neocortex does not appear to preclude an organism from experiencing affective states. Convergent evidence indicates that non-human animals have the neuroanatomical, neurochemical, and neurophysiological substrates of conscious states along with the capacity to exhibit intentional behaviors. Consequently, the weight of evidence indicates that humans are not unique in possessing the neurological substrates that generate consciousness. Nonhuman animals, including all mammals and birds, and many other creatures, including octopuses, also possess these neurological substrates.

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  • Let me match your behavior, Lena, as the ethical fruitarianism author that you are, to that of a fruit ...

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  • So, which one is the article you mention, Lena?

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  • I don't feel like having implied a “mechanical element” concept. I guess you mention it to your liking ...

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  • This is beautiful: “From philosophical perspective, veganism is a subset of fruitarianism, because ...

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  • Feedback, besides the name of this page, is a nice encoding of what I am about to say here. Pumpkin seeds ...

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Linus Pauling

I have something that I call my Golden Rule. It goes something like this: 'Do unto others twenty-five percent better than you expect them to do unto you.' … The twenty-five percent is for error.

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