“If all the insects were to disappear from the earth, within 50 years all life on earth would end. But if all human beings disappeared from the earth, within 50 years all forms of life would flourish.”— Jonas Salk (via midsummernightmango)
Not all rape victims are female-bodied, so comparing anything to rape isn’t comparing anything to women, it’s comparing it to rape victims.
If I told you what happened to dairy cows in order for dairy to be made but I left out the fact that the victim wasn’t human, you would be horrified. The second the body of the victims differs from yours, you’re pacified. Take a second to reflect on that.