Principled solidarity

I’m a huge fan of Dr. Chanda Prescod-Weinstein but this time she quotes a one Lina Morales who succinctly unpacks the way intersectionality is being abused to become:

“endless empty calls for centering and wildly narcissistic woke qtpoc “”activists”” destroying solidarity for clout and survival crowdfunding.”

It’s a quick read but I think it helps . . . → Read More: Principled solidarity

[SHARE] “Don’t say GO VEGAN. Respond to the local context and challenges of your people.”

What a great interview with Tristan of FaunAcción.

“Queer, indigenous anti-speciesist activist Gerardo (Wotko) Tristan speaks to PAL about the intersectional approach to vegan activism, the need for women of colour to take centre stage, and his solidarity with the Palestinian Animal League and people of Palestine.”

This quote had me clapping! White men are . . . → Read More: [SHARE] “Don’t say GO VEGAN. Respond to the local context and challenges of your people.”

[SHARE] Human supremacism: why are animal rights activists still the “orphans of the left”?

I think instead of bouncing awesome articles I’ve found around to my various social media sites I’ll start first by posting them here, maybe with a little commentary. This will be my first.

This article by philosopher Will Kymlicka strikes close to the issue I think the modern animal rights movement must first deal with. . . . → Read More: [SHARE] Human supremacism: why are animal rights activists still the “orphans of the left”?