Episodes

The 2015 Animal Rights National Conference Report Show

The 2015 Animal Rights National Conference Report Show

Our annual Animal Rights National Conference Report show! Featuring discussion, reviews, lecture clips and short interviews from this year's AR Conference, held July 30-Aug 2 in Washington, DC.

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Gender and Sexual Diversity Amongst Animals and Trickle Up Queer / Animal Activism

Many species of whiptail lizards are female only, with the ability to reproduce without sperm. They often engage in same sex pairings.

Joan Roughgarden on gender and sexual diversity and Hana Low on trickle up activism for LGBTQ folks and nonhuman animals.

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Piebird Farm Sanctuary and Empowering Nonhuman Activists

Piebird Farm Sanctuary and Empowering Nonhuman Activists

We speak with Sherry and Yan of Piebird Farm Sanctuary about "vegansteading" and their animal friends. We also chat with Darren Chang about nonhumans joining us in the fight for their liberation.

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The Emotional Lives of Animals and Children; and The Slaughter of Cougars in BC

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Protecting dogs from hot cars, running for the animals, an interview with Adrian Nelson of the Fur Bearer Defenders on The (Unnecessary) Slaughter of Cougars in BC, and a feature interview with author and Professor of Psychology William Crain on The Emotional Lives of Animals and Children.

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Resistance Ecology Report – 2015

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Darren and Bec joined Alissa in studio to share clips and reflections from the 3rd annual Resistance Ecology Conference which took place earlier in June in Portland.

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T.O.F.U.

T.O.F.U.

Listen to the show right here! [display_podcast] On this show we talk to Ryan Patey, publisher and editor of T.O.F.U magazine, a vegan magazine that is distributed through the pay what you can principle. Ryan is currently on a tour across North America and hosting a series of community building events, with live music and…

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Empty the Tanks Worldwide 2015.

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A day in advance of the 3rd annual event, we check-in with the founder, Rachel Carbary. Annelise Sorg from No Whales in Captivity also joins us in studio to give us an update on the Vancouver Aquarium.

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International Respect for Chickens Month, and Animal Activism Through Art

International Respect for Chickens Month, and Animal Activism Through Art

Did Hana the dolphin commit suicide? Plus Canadian artist and activist Twyla Fran├žois on Animal Activism Through Art, and a feature interview with Karen Davis of United Poultry Concerns for International Respect for Chickens Month.

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Resistance Ecology and Animal Housing

Resistance Ecology and Animal Housing

We speak with Jean Hebert re: Residential Tenancy Act petition to help humans with companion animals access housing without discrimination. Justin Kay and Haley White join us to speak about the upcoming Resistance Ecology Conference.

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Ending Rodeos. Healing Horses.

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Today we talk to the operator of Healing Horses Sanctuary in Maple Ridge, BC. And, to kick off the May long weekend, we focus on the rodeo.

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