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Re: Principals In Furs?

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John Bundy (jibundy)
Thu, 1 Oct 1998 00:24:47 -0500


Please remember we all are entitled to our opinions. If I choose to wear fur
I shall. If you throw paint on it I will file assault charges and seek
damages. I would also purchase another fur to replace it. Don't get me wrong
I don't encourage any one to bop baby seals in the head. You again have a
right to your opinion and so do I . I respect your opinion please respect
mine. And so You don't think I am a wasteful killer of Animals you should
know I have served on Regional Conservation Boards. Respectfully John Bundy
-----Original Message-----
From: wendy sauls <wsauls>
To: RB7Surf7 <RB7Surf7>; artsednet.edu
<artsednet.edu>
Date: Tuesday, September 29, 1998 10:05 PM
Subject: Re: Principals In Furs?

>At 08:37 PM 9/29/98 EDT, RB7Surf7 wrote:
>>The one thing that really turns me off is women wearing full legnth fur
coats
>>to schools.
>
>call peta! or organize a performance art piece involving spray paint!
>seriously, a unit on social commentary could be really cool - kollowitz,
>lange, siquieros, goya, daumier, guerrilla girls - there are so many! also
>there is this terrific book called graphic agitation published by phaidon
>on this theme. i wish there were more alternatives to animal products.
>it's hard to completely avoid leather shoes, esp. given our love for birks.
>
>of course, one could argue everyone has the right to wear what they choose,
>even if some think slinging the carcass of another animal around our
>shoulders is pretty awful. i guess you have to decide where to draw the
>line between freedom and cruelty...
>
>wendy
>
>
>Wendy Sauls
>Art Teacher, Kanapaha Middle School, Gainesville, FL
>Doctoral Student, Art Education, Florida State University
>wsauls
>home page: http://grove.ufl.edu/~c4930cqs/home.html