Michael Russell http://photos3.meetupstatic.com/photos/member/d/f/2/c/member_69357132.jpeg

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London, United Kingdom WC1A 1DU

Location:

LondonUnited Kingdom EC1A 4DD

Member since:

August 18, 2011

Introduction

I'm Michael, a full-time student, currently finishing my final year of petroleum engineer. Vegan 13 years for ethical/moral reasons. Work out regularly, and just a genuine down to earth guy with strong values.

What's your state of veganness (i.e. how vegan are you)?

I’m a vegan for moral reasons. I don't believe veganism is a personal choice, but a moral obligation. I also try to avoid vegetable oil (palm oil) as it's contributing needlessly to the extinction of one of our evolutionary relatives, the orangutans, a vegan animal just like us.

Favourite foods?

Vegan vanilla alpro/provamel yogurt with blackberries, blueberries, raspberries, sprinkled with linwood's ground up seeds.

Favourite London restaurants?

Vantra in Tottenham Court Road

What is the most common or silliest thing people ask you about not eating meat?

Eating meat is the natural order of things, blah blah blah

What do you hope to get by coming to meetups?

Just genuine friends, maybe someone special if I'm lucky and there is a sincere connection. I'm not keen on the socials as I've found them quite unfriendly and full of little cliques. If you like to get to know me and hangout etc, just give me a text on a message. Don't do facebook anymore, trivializes friendships imo

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  • Amanda

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    Jul 11, 2014 8:47 AM
  • Miriam London

    Hi :) 
    How are you?

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  • Miriam London

    Make the year 2014
    YOUR best year ever!
    Live life to the full!!

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    AMAZING NEW YEAR 2014
    and that you will achieve all your dreams! :D

    We are looking forward to welcome you soon ;)

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    Dec 25, 2013 7:29 AM
  • Amiracle

    Hi Michael

    We'd like to invite you to OneSpirit...

    OneSpirit is a regular natural high gathering to meet, connect, ecstatic dance, celebrate, journey, explore, shift and uplift in Brixton, LONDON, UK... OneSpirit gatherings are amazing!
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    Sep 10, 2013 4:12 AM
  • Nat

    haha is that right... great profile by the way.

    Aug 18, 2013 5:33 AM
  • Aleksandra

    hi. this is vary kind of you but for now let's wait with this meeting. x

    Aug 13, 2013 11:41 AM
  • Aleksandra

    Hi! Thank you for your greetings :)
    What made me go raw was health and what made me stay was ethics.
    It would be nice to hang out one day :)

    Jul 26, 2013 9:11 AM
  • jen

    The London Singles Club

    Hi Michael,

    Would like to introduce you to a new meetup group. One that may or may not be the kind you want to join. But the only way you'll know will be by reading more about it. http://www.meetup.com/Carpe-Diem-LCA/­­ I have already organised a few meetups on it. Most are free. Have a look and make a choice. Thanks,
    Jen

    Apr 16, 2013 5:01 PM
  • Rachael Owen

    Hi Michael, Well since turning Vegan I have yet to meet another Vegan!!!! I am hopeful for 2013.

    Jan 03, 2013 7:23 AM
  • Ana Carolina

    Hello! I've been vegan for about 8 months.. I had a vegan friend and I though she was crazy! I could not understand why she didn't consume any animal products.. That's why I decided to research a little bit about it.. And that was enough to make me realise all the pain I was causing..
    Yeah, I heard about the festival! I might go there, but I'm not sure If I'll be able to go yet..

    Oct 20, 2012 6:40 AM
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