All exploitation of sentient beings is related

[C]ommodifying ourselves does not truly “empower us”. We can’t use sexist methods to further a social justice issue. All exploitation of sentient beings is related; we’re not going to end speciesism, the oppression of non-human animals simply because they are not human, without a firm commitment to ending sexism as well, and certainly not with the kind of attention-at-all-costs opportunism engaged in by certain activists at the expense of other oppressed groups.
~ Ana M. Aboglio, Paola Aldana, Jo Charlebois, Elizabeth Collins, Vera Cristofani, Karin Hilpisch, Mylène Ouellet, Renata Peters, Trisha Roberts, Kerry Wyler (March 3, 2010)

Published by Randy Sandberg

Fast walking vegan driven by ahimsa and powered by a whole food plant based diet.