My Name's Just A Noose

-Not The Best Idea You've Ever Had-
-The Vegan Straight Edge-
-My Preferred Pronoun Is "This Crucial Edgeman"-
-Outnumbered Forever-

@ValeriXVX
Facebook.com/ValeriXVX
A GREAT REPLY WHEN SELF-CONSCIOUS MEAT EATERS COMPLAIN ABOUT FIELD WORKERS THAT THEY DON’T ACTUALLY CARE ABOUTFor the most part I stay out of the vegan blogging these days, but this always comes up on my dash and it annoys the fuck out of me. Here are some articles on how Animal Agri-business not only preys on undocumented workers, but subjects them to far worse conditions than any plant farm.Mother JonesPBSHUMAN RIGHTS WATCHFood Empowerment ProjectAlso, because most of the above articles don’t go into it, here are some articles on the psychological effects of working in these industries (which also mildly touch on the outward effects like drug abuse and domestic violence) . You didn’t really think someone could spend 40+ hours a week listening to someone scream and feeling the victim struggle to break free as their throat is cut open and the warm, now too familiar blood sprays out on your plastic jacket before the corpse is lain on a table to be dismantled piece by piece, and that they wouldn’t get just a little bit fucked up by the whole thing?The PitchforkTexas ObserverStudy up:)

A GREAT REPLY WHEN SELF-CONSCIOUS MEAT EATERS COMPLAIN ABOUT FIELD WORKERS THAT THEY DON’T ACTUALLY CARE ABOUT

For the most part I stay out of the vegan blogging these days, but this always comes up on my dash and it annoys the fuck out of me. Here are some articles on how Animal Agri-business not only preys on undocumented workers, but subjects them to far worse conditions than any plant farm.

Mother Jones
PBS
HUMAN RIGHTS WATCH
Food Empowerment Project

Also, because most of the above articles don’t go into it, here are some articles on the psychological effects of working in these industries (which also mildly touch on the outward effects like drug abuse and domestic violence) . You didn’t really think someone could spend 40+ hours a week listening to someone scream and feeling the victim struggle to break free as their throat is cut open and the warm, now too familiar blood sprays out on your plastic jacket before the corpse is lain on a table to be dismantled piece by piece, and that they wouldn’t get just a little bit fucked up by the whole thing?

The Pitchfork
Texas Observer

Study up:)

(Source: mynamesjustanoose)

  1. immovingbye reblogged this from triplash
  2. hostile017 reblogged this from mynamesjustanoose
  3. shymutant reblogged this from resident-tofu
  4. ashstark reblogged this from veganhippielovies
  5. veganemelda reblogged this from compassionco
  6. putyourghosttorest reblogged this from blackwallflower
  7. blackwallflower reblogged this from mynamesjustanoose
  8. vegan--mo reblogged this from mynamesjustanoose
  9. abellatrix reblogged this from mynamesjustanoose
  10. mynamesjustanoose reblogged this from mynamesjustanoose and added:
    posting again because I saw someone complaining about field workers today
  11. abigdork reblogged this from revolucionvegana
  12. coffeemause reblogged this from vegan-grindhippy
  13. revolucionvegana reblogged this from adviceforvegans
  14. akaashie reblogged this from vegan-grindhippy
  15. vegan-grindhippy reblogged this from resident-tofu
  16. lustreless reblogged this from resident-tofu
  17. our-ad-hominem reblogged this from resident-tofu
  18. rawr0609 reblogged this from resident-tofu
  19. vivienmurray reblogged this from resident-tofu
  20. resident-tofu reblogged this from transtofuscramble
  21. triplash reblogged this from delightfullyvegan and added:
    This wasn’t even an aspect I’d ever thought about, I thought about unethical labour but the mental process of, well....
  22. delightfullyvegan reblogged this from veganangst
  23. staceship reblogged this from transtofuscramble