Tag: animal justice

Growing Activism in 2021: Animal Justice Academy, and Veganuary

This week, we interview Kimberly Carroll who is a coach for Changemakers, a campaigns strategist with Animal Justice, and the Animal Justice Academy director. We also speak to the Cranky Vegan about how vegans can change the perceptions of others on veganism.

World Vegan Day: Discussing the Legal Rights of Animals

LSLAP logo containing a feminine figure in a long toga-like dress holding a balance of scales in one hand and a sword in the other. She is standing feet together and pointed outwards from each other, under which a laurel is centered. The upper left diagonal half has the orange background with the components of the logo in royal blue, of which the other diagonal half is reversed in colour.

This show features an interview with Emily Wilson of Law Students’ Legal Advice Program (LSLAP) run by law students at the Peter A. Allard School of Law at the University of British Columbia. Our host, Grace Wampold, begins the show by speaking about Vancouver City Council’s passing of the motion to end no pets restrictions in rental housing contracts. She also talks about the proposed seal cull of 50,000 Harbor Seals, 25,000 Stellar Sea Lions, and an ongoing 3,000 seals per year in British Columbia.

Jasmine Leyva of The Invisible Vegan on Filmmaking in Social Justice and Wellness Movements, and Animal Justice Lawyer Camille Labchuk on the Recent Agricultural Gag Bill 156 Passing in Ontario

Our feature interview in this show is vegan filmmaker Jasmine Leyva of The Invisible Vegan on the role of filmmaking and other art forms in movements for social justice and wellness. We also speak with Animal Justice lawyer Camille Labchuk on Bill 156.

Eric O’Grey on “Walking With Peety”, and Animal Justice Lawyer Camille Labchuk on the State of the Fur Industry in Canada

A feature interview with author Eric O’Grey on “Walking with Peety: The Dog Who Saved My Life”, plus an interview with animal rights lawyer Camille Labchuk of Animal Justice to speak on the state of the fur industry, and other current day animal advocacy issues in Canada.

Vegan Mom and Food Reporter Erin Ireland, and Lawyer Anna Pippus on The Ethics of Eating Your Companion Animal

A feature interview with vegan food blogger, social media star and mom Erin Ireland, Plus, lawyer Anna Pippus of Animal Justice speaks on the legalities of killing and eating your companion animal.

Brian Patton, The Sexy Vegan, on Vegan Cooking for the Holidays, and U N I V E R S E O F Á L I

A feature interview with Brian Patton, The Sexy Vegan, on Vegan Cooking for the Holidays, and vegan musical and cosplay artist Alexandria Beck with her vegan mom Suzi Beck. Plus, our recommendations for charity gift giving for the holidays this year.

The Farmed Animal Slaughter Industry in Canada: Learning Realities and Facts, and Considering Ethics

A feature interview with Stephanie Brown from the Canadian Coalition for Farm Animals on standard slaughter practises in Canada. Plus, an interview with Anna Pippus from Animal Justice on their campaign to call for an end to halal slaughter.

Improving Inadequate Welfare Laws for Animal Transport, and How to Speak to People About Fur

A feature interview with animal rights lawyer Anna Pippus on proposed amendments to update Canada’s inadequate transport laws for farmed animals to the slaughterhouse, plus we discuss tips and strategies on How To Speak To People About Fur. Also, seal meat is now on a Vancouver menu!

Exposing the Cruelty of Canada Goose Jackets and Canada’s Inadequate Animal Welfare Laws

Interviews with Adrian Nelson of The Fur Bearers on the fur industry, and Camille Labchuk, Animal Justice animal rights lawyer on the inadequacies of Canada’s animal welfare laws.