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vacuousaptitude wrote (edited )

Including the suggestion to consume dairy every day. The majority of human beings cannot digest dairy. 3/4 black Americans, 1/2 Latinx Americans, and 95/100 Asian Americans cannot properly digest dairy. Which is normal, it's the default state of being.

The government suggesting that people of colour consume a food product, multiple times a day, knowing full well that it harms their health and lowers their quality of life is an incredible example of institutional racism.


_ziq_ wrote (edited )

Really though, it makes no logical sense for humans to consume milk after infancy.

It's interesting that white people are less inclined to lactose intolerancy, I didn't know that.


vacuousaptitude wrote

It's basically because drinking another animals milk is something mostly white people started doing, due to the whole winter thing causing a lack of availability of food for several months a year. Our ancestors most definitely got super sick on it for generations, but they kept eating it until they adapted because they didn't have many choices.