Tag Archives: speciesism

PeTA and Slavery

This story is not exactly breaking news, but I’d like to say something about it. PeTA filed a lawsuit alleging that SeaWorld enslaves killer whales. Now I realize I’m not breaking new ground here by being a vegan that criticizes … Continue reading

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What Do I Call Myself?

Lately I’ve been struggling with what to call myself when it comes to my position/role as a person that advocates for people taking the issues of animal use more seriously. I often have a hard time succinctly articulating (especially to … Continue reading

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Michael Pollan Is a Speciesist!

from The Omnivore‚Äôs Dilemma: (Pollan is recounting his weird, self-imposed experience of eating a steak while reading Animal Liberation): I put down my fork. If I believe in equality, and equality is based on interests rather than characteristics, then either … Continue reading

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a baby, a puppy, a burning building

You probably already know where I’m going with this just by reading the title, don’t you? If you’re veg*an, you’ve probably been asked a similar question before, probably more than once. If you’re anything like me, there was probably some … Continue reading

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Why I Am a Speciesist (well… sort of…)

Given the title of my blog, I should probably try to explain why I am a vegan that identifies as speciesist, right? Okay, so here I go. It’s not that I actively identify as being a vegan speciesist. I don’t … Continue reading

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This is happening…

Okay, it’s more than a year late, but I’m finally starting this blog. I’ve let this domain (which is no doubt highly sought after, what with all the self-proclaimed speciesist vegans out there) sit dormant for far too long. Tonight … Continue reading

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