http://www.smh.com.au/lifestyle/news-and-views/opinion/when-is-being-vegan-no-longer-about-ethical-living-20151216-glp44t.html

The list of reasons why to steer clear of mysoginist and body shamer DURIAN RIDER is already massive. Another one just got added. (kat) 

By the time the images of the bruised and bloody face of alleged domestic violence victim Ashlee Savins had made it into the media, prompting the police – who had hitherto neglected to press charges against Savins’ boyfriend Justin Toro – into action, the photos had already well and truly made the rounds in the vegan community.

This was due to some ugly comments made by “vegan celebrity” Durian Rider, who labelled Savins a “dumb bitch” for not leaving Toro, claiming her ordeal was “100% her fault.””