3:00 - 4:30
Faith Panel: Exploring the Relationship between Religion & Veganism
In this panel discussion, we shall be exploring how people of varying faiths and beliefs find resonance in Veganism and how the practice of Veganism is in congruence with their faith. We shall explore some of the obstacles they may face amongst friends and family of the same faith and how some of these obstacles have been overcome.
Chair: Tree Kelly (University of Manchester)
- Mara Whyte – Muslim Animal Rights Activist
- Krishna Gandhi – Hindu Animal Rights Activist
- Lara Balsam – Jewish Vegetarian Society
- The Green Vicar – The Rvd Janey Hillier
- David Clough – Professor of Theological Ethics in the Department of Theology and Religious Studies at the University of Chester and a Methodist preacher.