Whales in Captivity Show: “Blackfish” director Gabriela Cowperthwaite, and Annelise Sorg of No Whales in Captivity

July 5, 2013

Here’s this week’s podcast! [display_podcast] This show starts with a discussion about wild animals in captivity, and a few of the reasons why this may not be the ideal place for them to live. Gabriela Cowperthwaite, director of “Blackfish”  We share an interview with Gabriela Cowperthwaite, director of the highly anticipated film, Blackfish, about an…

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Vegan Secret Supper, Northwest Animal Rights Network, and the “Humane” meat myth

June 21, 2013

Here is today’s show: [display_podcast] We start today’s show with a chat about Whole Foods recent “Earthling’s” campaign and the myth of “humane meat”. We speak with Rachel Bjork of the Seattle-based Northwest Animal Rights Network (NARN) about their current campaigns. NARN has been dedicated to ending the exploitation of animals by raising awareness of animal…

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The Oceans Show: Wietse van der Werf, The Black Fish, on the Illegal Driftnet Industry; & Ania Budziak, Project Aware, on Marine Debris

June 14, 2013
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The Oceans Show: Meatless Monday outreach, review of the Resistance Ecology Conference, an interview with Ania Budziak on Project Aware's marine debris campaign, and a feature interview with Wietse van der Werf, International Director of The Black Fish, on their campaign to stop the practises of illegal driftnet fishing.

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Kathy Stevens, Catskill Animal Sanctuary; & Travel Tips and Recommendations for Compassionate Eating: Portland (Part 3)

June 7, 2013

Children making the connection between animals and their food; Travel Tips and Recommendations for Compassionate Eating: Portland (Part 3); and a feature interview with Kathy Stevens, author of "Animal Camp: Reflections on a Decade of Love, Hope, and Veganism at Catskill Animal Sanctuary".

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The Vida Vegan Con Report Show

May 31, 2013

The Vida Vegan Con Report Show: featuring an interview with Jasmin Singer and Mariann Sullivan of Our Hen House on How and Why to Expand Your Message to Include Animal Rights; plus a review of the conference and audio clips on How Hot Topics in Nutrition Influence Vegan Advocacy, Vegan Professionals in a Nonvegan World,…

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Marineland Animal Defense, Stop UBC Animal Research, Rescued Hens

May 16, 2013

Here’s this week’s show! [display_podcast] First, in continuing our celebration of International Respect for Chickens month, Alison shares some stories about her childhood companion animal, Willie, the chicken. Marineland Animal Defense Today we feature an interview with Wendy, an organizer with Marineland Animal Defense. The grassroots group is gearing up for a huge rally on Saturday May…

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Kim Sturla, Animal Place Sanctuary; & A Mother’s Love: The Bond Between Mother Cow and Baby Calf

May 10, 2013

Voting in our provincial election next week with the animals in mind; the upcoming "Why Love One But Eat The Other?" transit campaign in Vancouver; A Mother's Love: The Bond Between Mother Cow and Baby Calf; and a feature interview with Kim Sturla of Animal Place for International Respect for Chickens Month.

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