Resources

A Collection of Enlightening Resources

Articles:

6 Reasons Why We Need Safe Spaces

10 Simple Ways White People Can Step Up to Fight Everyday Racism

Critical Race Theory

Here’s What’s Okay (And Not Okay) to Say to a Trans Person – Once and For All

‘It is Anything But’: Sarah K. Woodcock Comments on Equality in Abolitionist Spaces

Kyriarchy 101: We’re Not Just Fighting the Patriarchy Anymore

Male Privilege, Discussion Derailments, and the Politics of Politeness

Microaggressions

No, feminism is not about choice

Radical Farmers Use Fresh Food to Fight Racial Injustice and the New Jim Crow

Top 10 Reasons Why The BMI Is Bogus

Utah Is on Track to End Homelessness by 2015 With This One Simple Idea

Vegan Bros: The Way to a Meat-Eater’s Heart is Through His Vagina (content warning for sexism and trans-antagonism)

What is Heganism?

White Fragility

 Why veganism?

Individuals/Groups:

Brené Brown – Dr. Brené Brown is a research professor at the University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work. She has spent the past thirteen years studying vulnerability, courage, worthiness, and shame.

Hgvz Portable Homeless Shelters – “We build portable emergency shelters for people in need of a dry, warm place to sleep and keep their things.” Click here for their Facebook page and here for their Go Fund Me page.

Intersectional Vegan

Pax Ahimsa Gethen – Pax is a queer black trans activist, and their blog is truly enlightening.

Tim Wise – anti-racist essayist, author and educator

The Academic Activist Vegan

Vegan Feminist Network

Vegans United Against ALL Oppression

Nonprofit Organizations:

The Advocacy of Veganism Society (TAVS) – TAVS is the hub of the organized grassroots movement of veganism around the world. Click here for their website and here for their Facebook page.

Videos:

“Beyond Diversity” pre-conference presentation with Tim Wise (March 26, 2014)

How The Animal Rights Movement is Failing (a talk by CJ)

The True Cost – This is a story about clothing. It’s about the clothes we wear, the people who make them, and the impact the industry is having on our world. The price of clothing has been decreasing for decades, while the human and environmental costs have grown dramatically. The True Cost is a groundbreaking documentary film that pulls back the curtain on the untold story and asks us to consider, who really pays the price for our clothing?