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Bluntly put, her former animalist crusade, where she endeavoured to hold anthropomorphic and zoomorphic fallacies at bay, appears to lose its bite and be somewhat brushed off by a tendency to represent a physically or spiritually maimed humanity through a stereotyped repertoire of animal metaphors.
It turns man's purely animalist collection of impulses and urges into a vehicle for passing on not merely accidental memes, but deliberately engineered transformative customs across generations.
I used to be a Christian but now I am an Animalist.
However, this recognition many be an important one for the tribes in the far regions of Russia, such as Nenets who still retain their animalist beliefs.