After having argued that there is actually quite a bit of racial diversity in the international and domestic vegetarian and animal rights movements, I discussed reasons for why the movements are nonetheless perceived as so white: epistemologies of ignorance (i.e. a whitewashed history, framing veg*nism as a lifestyle rather than a social justice philosophy/diet), disinterest in outreach and

Source: H.E.A.L.T.H.

More on ecology:

  1. Privilege: The U.S. Vegan Movement, Whiteness, and Race Relations (part 4)
  2. Privilege: The U.S. Vegan Movement, Whiteness, and Race Relations (part 3)
  3. Privilege: The U.S. Vegan Movement, Whiteness, and Race Relations (review)
  4. Organisations Prepare to Celebrate International Biodiversity Day
  5. Wales to Celebrate International Year of Biodiversity with Free Festival