This includes the idea that all people of one ethnicity are a certain way, or worthy of more or less moral consideration than any other, etc. Sexism: This includes not just the idea that women deserve less moral consideration than men in whatever way, but the sexual objectification of women in general.
If there’s any question about whether it’s suitable, err on the side of caution and don’t post it.
This same rule works for any discussion involving any subject or term you’re not sure is oppressive or not. Racism: In addition to the N-word (yes, you know which word I mean without me having to spell it out completely), no use of any racially charged terms or ideas will be tolerated.
Terms that are banned include those such as “bitch” (which is not just misogynist but speciesist as well), or any that seeks to use a term for of a woman or man’s body part in a pejorative way, etc.
No “you’re/they’re a pussy,” you’re/they’re a dick,” etc. Cis-sexism: This includes any hetero-normative phrases such as “that’s gay,” “you’re a fag,” etc.
Please do not post “Make an offer” in the group or a range of prices for each item.
If you’re going to ask someone to make an offer, that kind of thing is great for PMs.
Please feed your nonhuman family Vegan where you can.
These things are the most important, morally responsible things to do and are desperately needed by everyone.
, including humans using nonhumans for food, clothing, research or entertainment.
The other oppressive terms listed above involve doing the same but with any other morally irrelevant characteristic such as ethnicity, gender, sexual identity or disability, etc. Speciesism: This includes any terms that seek to place a different moral value on nonhumans than on humans, such as “you are all sheep,” “you’re stubborn as a mule,” “you big ape,” etc.
Here is a list of supplementary suggestions: If you’re not already Vegan, and you think animals matter morally, then please go Vegan.