Black female slave vivisection and nonhuman animal experimentation: Intersecting oppressions

“So when you start talking about people of color, and you start talking about the mistreatment of animals within the context of how the other has been constructed, within the perception of the white, male, formally educated, class-privileged property owner, you begin to see how othering, distancing, cutting off your capacity to empathize and sympathize is incredibly important when you want to create a world based on imperialism and capitalism, and you want to objectify, you want to colonize, and you want to dominate the “other” as resources, as commodities, so you can continue to benefit in that particular position of power.”

*the article contains some upsetting content*

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