ffer the adv…tions, situations, ideology or character traits written about white women referenced in this piece, please do not personalize the opinions expressed, or, assume that a ‘broad brush’ is being used to pigeonhole, characterize, or attack all white women in any way. I offer the advice that my maternal grandmother often doled out: “If it don’t apply, let it fly.”
…l bring you awareness of issues that are holding back the movement from vegans of color themselves. We are members from the world’s majority, and it is not an understatement to say that you will not achieve nonhuman animal liberation without understanding veganism beyond how you experience it.
…se are the sort of events we’re told to brush off — they’re jokes, they’re flattering, no big deal. But when you believe you are a professional and someone informs you they see you as a sex object, it can shatter your sense of self and your sense of safety.
…to take action on the experiences that you’ve been longing for and stop waiting for the right time. The right time doesn’t exist and it never will. There is never a good time to follow your dreams. Now is the best time to do anything and the decisi…