Jenna McDavid, Vegan Pen Pal Project; & the Feelings of Fish

June 17, 2011

Jenna McDavid tells us about the Vegan Pen Pal Project she started, and Lindsay O'Donnell of the Wake Project fame joins us for a discussion on alternatives to fishing as a way to spend Father's Day - we'll give you some cruelty-free alternatives instead!

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Janice Skoreyko, Raw Food Foundation; & Fur Tails, Feather Earrings… What’s So Hip About Cruelty?

June 10, 2011

A review of the Raw Foundation's class "Intro to Raw: 5 Ingredients and 5 Minutes"; Fur Tails, Feather Earrings... What's So Hip About Cruelty?; and a feature interview with chef and nutritionist Janice Skoreyko on the cruelty-free raw vegan diet and lifestyle.

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Animal Rights National Conference preview, Bear Safety While Camping, & Review of the Film Eco-Pirate

June 3, 2011
Animal Rights National Conference preview, Bear Safety While Camping, & Review of the Film Eco-Pirate

For all the bears out there more menacing than the one at left, we talk to Tom Saare from the Rivers Institute about how to keep safe in the woods. Alison reviews Eco Pirate: The Story of Paul Watson, & we find out what to expect at the Animal Rights National Conference in LA.

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Jodey Castricano, Critical Animal Studies, & Top AR Film Recommendations – Part I

May 27, 2011
Jodey Castricano, Critical Animal Studies, & Top AR Film Recommendations – Part I

A review of Vegan Pizza House; Top Animal Rights Film Recommendations - Part I; and a feature interview with Dr. Jodey Castricano on her Critical Animal Studies course.

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Lauren Ornelas on Food Justice, Melisser Elliot of The Urban Housewife and The Vegan Girl’s Guide to Life

May 20, 2011
Lauren Ornelas on Food Justice, Melisser Elliot of The Urban Housewife and The Vegan Girl’s Guide to Life

Lauren Ornelas of The Food Empowerment Project about her Food Justice talk this weekend, as well as Melisser Elliot of The Urban Housewife and author of The Vegan Girl's Guide to Life. We also announce the winner of our contest for a copy of the book Striking at The Roots by Mark Hawthorne.

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Mark Hawthorne, Effective Animal Activism, and Florence Libert, World Weeks for the Abolition of Meat

May 13, 2011

A review of the film Forks over Knives; an interview with Florence Libert on the World Weeks for the Abolition of Meat; and a feature interview with Mark Hawthorne, author of "Striking at the Roots", on Effective Animal Activism, and the Treatment of Farm and Slaughterhouse Workers.

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Geoff Urton of the BC SPCA on renting with pets, Adrian Nelson of Fur-Bearer Defenders on the election, and Striking at the Roots Review

May 6, 2011
Geoff Urton of the BC SPCA on renting with pets, Adrian Nelson of Fur-Bearer Defenders on the election, and Striking at the Roots Review

Discussing Monday's election and where animals in Canada factor in, learning all about renting with companion animals for both tenants and landlords, and Alison reviews the book Striking at the Roots by Mark Hawthorne.

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