Radical Veganism

Running on both days, these talks will explore why it's necessary to address animal rights as a social justice movement that has significant implications for all victims of systemic oppression. Hosted by animal rights educator Christopher Sebastian. Located on Level 3 of Olympia Central.

Timetable

Saturday

1:00pm

Veganism, First Nations, Aboriginal and Indigenous Peoples

Coreena Brown

How supremacy and oppression manifest themselves in mainstream animal rights ideologies specifically towards African and Native tribes throughout the Americas.[…]

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Coreena Brown

2:00pm

Panel: Moving beyond the White Male model of veganism

Carol J. Adams, Coreena Brown, Sarah-Jane Crawford

This panel will focus on matters of representation. Come for a conversation with three dynamic women who lead our movement[…]

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Carol J. Adams

Coreena Brown

Sarah-Jane Crawford

4:00pm

Protest Kitchen

Carol J. Adams

Protest Kitchen makes the progressive case for veganism, showing that our food choices not only affect personal health, but are[…]

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Carol J. Adams

Sunday

12:00pm

Speaking Truth to Power: How language dominates our discourse

Christopher-Sebastian McJetters

If language shapes human reality, then can we change the way humans treat other animals if we teach them how[…]

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Christopher-Sebastian McJetters

1:00pm

One-on-one interview with Edric Kennedy-Macfoy

Edric Kennedy-Macfoy

Edric has become a recognisable face in light of his appearance on ITV's three-part episode Inside the London Fire Brigade[…]

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Edric Kennedy-Macfoy

2:00pm

Culture of Celebrity: The short- and long-term influence of Youtube veganism on animal liberation

Christopher-Sebastian McJetters, Jemima Webber

What is the impact of YouTube on veganism and animal liberation? Is the culture of celebrity worship good or bad[…]

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Christopher-Sebastian McJetters

Jemima Webber

4:00pm

How Intersectionality Has Been Misused To Perpetuate Speciesism

Cina Ebrahimi

The widespread position of the modern, mainstream animal rights movement has caused many people to lament the issue of fighting[…]

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Cina Ebrahimi