Georgia: Attack on Vegan Café Opens New Front in Culture War

A movie screening on May 29 at Tbilisi’s vegetarian restaurant Kiwi Café, seen here on opening night on July 4, 2015, was disrupted by sausage-wielding assailants, who threw chunks of grilled meat into diners’ dishes and came to blows with staff. The café claims the more than one dozen assailants created “an anti-vegan provocative action.” (Photo: Kiwi Café)

Sausage is the new weapon of choice in a simmering culture war in Georgia.
 

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Giorgi Lomsadze is a freelance journalist based in Tbilisi. He is a frequent contributor to EurasiaNet.org's Tamada Tales blog.

Georgia: Attack on Vegan Café Opens New Front in Culture War

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