“Bring Home The Bacon” Is Racist?

 

According to PETA it is.  Step aside the ME2 Movement, The  People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) is urging people to stop using “anti-animal language,” comparing phrases like “bring home the bacon” to homophobia and racism.

 

“Words matter, and as our understanding of social justice evolves, our language evolves along with it,” the organization said on social media.

 

 

 

 

According to P.E.T.A. “Racial minorities, the disabled and the LGBTQ community are not pigs and cows. If you said “Bring home the bacon” to a pig he wouldn’t care because he’s a pig and doesn’t understand you,” reads another. “Actually eating him? That would offend him.

 

 

 

 

 

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