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This is the story of a 13-year-old boy, the son of John P. and Katrina Miller in Crawford County, Ohio, who was allowed to eat only what
his parents considered a vegan diet of nuts, bananas, and grapes while [the boy said]
Springtime in London. Harringay, to be exact, in the Green Lanes side of the borough. I stood in front of a flat, plywood door with a cheap handle, holding a notebook filled with chicken-scratch shorthand.
The man was short, with close-shaved hair, stocky build and a barrel chest, a black leather jacket and jeans. The close-shaved head was shorthand for the ultra-right wing National Front at that time in Britain.
We worked for peanuts at my first newspaper. My wage barely covered my single bedroom rented in an old lady’s house, my petrol, and my…