After the Disaster. May Day.

May 1, 2015
After the Disaster. May Day.

World Animal Protection joins us to discuss what the disaster in Nepal means for animals there. We also discuss the idea that the earthquake is "karma" for the Gadhimai festival, and we connect May Day to the struggle for nonhuman justice.

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World Day for Laboratory Animals

April 24, 2015
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We speak with Carol Glasser of Progress for Science, and Laura Janara, political theorist who opposes animal research.

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The Earth Day Show: The Restore-Our-Planet Diet, and Eating Earth

April 17, 2015
The Earth Day Show: The Restore-Our-Planet Diet, and Eating Earth

The Earth Day Show: featuring an interview with author Patricia Tallman on "The Restore-Our-Planet Diet", an interview with Lisa Kemmerer on "Eating Earth", plus our annual Spring Member Drive.

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Taking Action & Building Community. Bill C-51, Zoo Protest, and Vancouver Island Vegan Association

April 10, 2015
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Why should animal defenders care about the proposed anti-terrorism bill (C-51)? We speak with a concerned citizen about her views on the matter. We also welcome the Vancouver Island Vegan Association to the west coast scene, and hear clips from last week's protest at the Greater Vancouver Zoo.

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Captive Animals: Exotic “pets”, and the Greater Vancouver Zoo

April 3, 2015
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The Greater Vancouver Zoo protest organizers chat about all the problems that zoos create, and contribute to, and why action against the captivity is important. David Isbister speaks about exotic "pet" trade.

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The Meatout Show: Paul Shapiro, HSUS, and Going Vegan and Staying Vegan: Overcoming the Barriers

March 20, 2015
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The Meatout Show: protesting the violence at Vancouver Fashion Week; a feature interview with Paul Shapiro, Vice President of Farm Animal Protection of the Humane Society of the United States, on trends in going meat-free; and Going Vegan and Staying Vegan: Overcoming the Barriers.

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Save the Dolphins and the Seals: Taking Action Against the Slaughter in Peru and Canada

March 13, 2015
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Discussing the Vancouver Aquarium's priorities when it comes to conservation; an interview with Stefan Austermühle of Mundo Azul on the Illegal Peruvian Dolphin Slaughter; a feature interview with Sheryl Fink of IFAW on the Canadian seal hunt; and a Tribute to Sam Simon.

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