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Don’t Leave Your Friends Behind: Concrete Ways to Support Families in Social Justice Movements and Communities July 20, 2014

Filed under: Uncategorized — Dr. Amie "Breeze" Harper @ 9:28 am

Sistah Vegan

I went to the Live Oak Festival in Berkeley today. The only stand that I was really interested in was PM Press, located in Oakland, CA. I knew I was on to something when I saw pro-vegan and anti-racism books on the same table. The man tabling was named Steven Stothard (I will admit it that it is not often that I meet white guys with a BA in Race, Class, Gender and Sexuality studies).

So, folk are always asking me what I am reading to work towards liberation. Well, here are some titles from PM’s table that I will be starting this month. I am really excited about all of them, but am most excited about Don’t Leave You Friends Behind. Here is description of Don’t Leave Your Friends Behind:

A collection of suggestions, tips, and narratives on ways everyone can support parents, children, and caregivers involved in social…

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One Response to “Don’t Leave Your Friends Behind: Concrete Ways to Support Families in Social Justice Movements and Communities”

  1. Myself and a few others run a distro that promotes veganism and anti-speciesism free reading materials from an intersectional, anti-authoritarian perspective. One of the most disgusting things I often hear is how veganism and speciesism is “a white privilege thing”. I left a comment on an earlier post with a site I found dedicated to vegans by white non-vegans saying that veganism was racism. Idk. Just upsets me so much as a radical, vegan straight-edge person of color. Much love to you all on this blog. Respect and Solidarity.

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