Vegan Stories, Thanksgiving Activism, and more!

September 21, 2016
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Sinéad and Shawna share their Vegan Stories, a review of the film "Vegan: Everyday Stories", plus Social Change Makers' upcoming Thanksgiving outreach, and Caroline's business card outreach.

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The Elephant Show: Patricia Sims, filmmaker of “When Elephants Were Young”, and Fran Duthie of Elephanatics

September 14, 2016
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September 22nd is National Elephant Appreciation Day! We present a feature interview with filmmaker Patricia Sims on the plight of the Asian elephants, and an interview with founder of the local elephant advocacy organization Elephanatics. Plus, a review of the March to Close All Slaughterhouses last week, and Virtuous Pie!

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The Cruelty of Captivity: A Whistleblower Tells All

September 9, 2016
The Cruelty of Captivity: A Whistleblower Tells All

Former Marineand Trainer Turned Whistler Blower, Phil Demers, and Vancouver's Dr. Jeff Matthews, both Featured in The Documentary, Vancouver Aquarium Uncovered, Discuss Cruel Captivity.

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Anita Krajnc’s Pig Trial and the Growing “Save Movement” for Farm Animals

September 2, 2016
Anita Krajnc’s Pig Trial and the Growing “Save Movement” for Farm Animals

A feature interview with Anita Kranjc, founder of Toronto Pig Save, on being charged with "mischief" for feeding water to thirsty pigs. Plus, the annual Pacific National Exhibition is back, with its annual (and traditional) animal exploitation.

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Show for the Dolphins: Dr. Toni Frohoff on Top Ten Worst Tanks in North America, and Plans for a Seaside Sanctuary

August 26, 2016
Show for the Dolphins: Dr. Toni Frohoff on Top Ten Worst Tanks in North America, and Plans for a Seaside Sanctuary

Show for the Dolphins: Dr. Toni Frohoff on Top Ten Worst Tanks for Dolphins and Whales in North America, and Plans for a Seaside Sanctuary at the National Aquarium. Also, speciesism at a local "Animal Expo".

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Endangered Animals Across the Globe: The Orangutan Project & The Hike to End Elephant Poaching

August 18, 2016
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An interview with activist Patricia Welty on her Hike to End Elephant Poaching, plus a feature interview with Leif Cocks on The Orangutan Project. Also, farm sanctuary stories, and a fundraiser for a children's vegan book!

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From Art to Science: Finding a Place for Animals in University Education

August 5, 2016
From Art to Science: Finding a Place for Animals in University Education

We tend to hear a lot of talk about animal "welfare" and "humane education" - however much of mainstream animal education is industry-oriented and fails to include ethical or historical discourses. That's why this week's Animal Voices show asks some important questions about the topic of Animal Rights in post-secondary education: Is there a place…

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