Unformatted text preview: ecofeminist reaction = that’s anthropocentric, not a justification • Sentience plants don’t suffer from being eaten. “if something suffers, don’t kill it.” – Peter Singer (deflection argument) • Feminists should incorporate vegetarianism theoretically and logically • “the personal is political” political change begins with you and your decisions gender blind analysis would ignore personal platforms + issues • feminized + animalized protein food based on lactation female animals and humans share lactation in common dairy products derived from production of milk = feminized/animalized protein • no neutral either eat meat or don’t • eating meat is not seen as political it’s personal life people compartmentalize • fatigue syndrome tired of dieting, food, fitness leave it all and just have your junk food...
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This note was uploaded on 04/22/2009 for the course PHIL 320 taught by Professor Johnson during the Spring '09 term at Montclair.
- Spring '09