"West Hollywood is the first city in the US to ban fur.
Stores can no longer sell, trade, or distribute it."
That is what I read in a blog article by Vegan Richa. I was
amazed and delighted. I wish places in the UK would be so
I remember, when I became vegetarian, hanging on to my
sheepskin coat for a while with the justification that the
animals were already dead. I didn't last long, I gave it away
to a charity shop reasoning that if somebody bought my
almost new cast-off, then perhaps a new animal skin coat
might not be bought.
Now, of course, I don't buy anything with wool, silk, leather
etc content or decoration - and sometimes manufacturers
make it very difficult, adding "a touch of luxury" with 2% silk,
or 5% cashmere and so on!
So, good on you, West Hollywood - I'm proud of your