When Native American activists called on the Māori people for support, I felt that deeply.

Let’s remember around this time last year the momentum building in the DAPL battle beginning April; that resulted in indigenous groups around the world standing shoulder to shoulder in solidarity with Dakota pipeline protesters. When Native American activists called on the Māori people for support, I felt that deeply. Every video I watched brought me… Continue reading When Native American activists called on the Māori people for support, I felt that deeply.

White male vegans are changing animals advocacy through reimagined versions of themselves as holy saviours and I’m shook but it was just a meme, anyway.

It’s illogical to talk about “structures” in one breath, and then have our advocacy structured around individual white people [read as structures]. But here we are.. being illogical as per. Tellingly, this meme on the Instagram wall of @joey_carbstrong himself (since deleted) is a classic example of the Australian Animal 'whites' movement and how it… Continue reading White male vegans are changing animals advocacy through reimagined versions of themselves as holy saviours and I’m shook but it was just a meme, anyway.

Vegan advocates, unpack yo super privilege.

If you want examples of what it means to blatantly and repeatedly tokenise intersectionality, look no further than mainstream animal rights where for sure you will discover the unlimited invisibility of mobilising race discrimination in non human advocacy.It needs to stop. Vegan advocates, unpack yo privilege.To the hyper pro intersectional...Who catches themselves transforming a conversation… Continue reading Vegan advocates, unpack yo super privilege.