Anarchism and Animal Liberation: Essays on Complementary Elements of Total Liberation

Creator(s): J. Nocella and Richard J. White

Date: Format: EPUB Language: English ISBN/ASIN: 0786494573
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Constructing upon anarchist critiques of racism, sexism, ableism and classism, this assortment of recent essays melds anarchism with animal advocacy in arguing that speciesism is an ideological and social norm rooted in hierarchy and inequality. Rising from the anarchist-influenced Occupy Motion, this ebook brings collectively worldwide students and activists from the fields of anarchist and important animal research. The contributors problem activists and teachers to look extra critically into the causes of speciesism and to take a broader view of peace, social justice and the character of oppression. Animal advocates have lengthy argued that speciesism will finish if the humanity adopts a vegan ethic. This idea is developed into the argument that the vegan ethic guarantees probably the most change if it is usually anti-capitalist and in opposition to all types of domination.