Tag: International Women’s Day

Celebrating International Women’s Day with Dr. Corey Wrenn on Intersectional Awareness and Solidarity Across Social Justice Issues, and Amanda Houdeschell of Species Revolution on Speciesist Language and Feminism

In this show, we feature interviews with linguist and co-founder of Species Revolution Amanda Houdeschell on speciesist language and feminism and sociologist Dr. Corey Wrenn of the Vegan Feminist Network on intersectional awareness and solidarity across social justice issues.

A Celebration of Activist Connie Spence (Vegan Batgirl) for International Women’s Day

“Vegan Batgirl” Connie Spence, a solo female activist, shares her vegan journey and what led her to create the “Vegan Batman Light”. She projects huge 75 x 75 ft. messages on the sides of buildings all across the US, from the Staples Centre in LA to a Water Tower in Oklahoma. She used Facebook Live to capture 70 projections, hundreds of conversations and thirty police interactions. Now uploaded to her YouTube channel, the videos have the feel of a reality TV series.

Women and the Animal Rights Movement. Neither Man Nor Beast.

International Women’s Day. We feature an interview with Emily Gaarder, author of Women and the Animal Rights Movement. We also share a recent talk by Carol J. Adams entitled “Neither Man nor Beast: politics and the absent referent in 2014”.