We were inspired by yet another awesome post in the VWPA Society. This week, we discuss how, or if, vegan activism is any different from Christian evangelism, or any other type of religious conversion tactics.
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We answer a listener question from our fave, Mohera, and then talk about being intentional with our time as a form of resistance.
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Hello kittens, Happy New Year! Considering the last two years have been rough, and the next two are not showing any signs of slowing, we're here today to talk about how we can stay strong in the upcoming months.
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This week we're tackling questions from our listeners, including a WIDE range of topics, everything from what form of government/economy should replace capitalism, down to the good 'ol traditional friction with family over veganism.
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Nichole will do show notes later, she's extremely sick. In the meantime, we're discussing the article, How Capitalism Binds You to Your Own Exploitation. Enjoy!
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After mentioning bad holiday romance movies a couple weeks ago, Nichole and Callie are back to do quick ranty recaps of the two worst ones. We watched them so you don't have to! Be prepared for us laughing so hard we can't breathe as we recall improbable plotlines and terrible acting.
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We are FINALLY interviewing our friend and esteemed vegan author, Mark Hawthorne, about the 10th anniversary edition of his groundbreaking book, Striking at the Roots! Throughout the course of the conversation, we talk about activism, what changes he's seen in the last ten years in the movement, what to do about hero worship, and much more!
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Continuing our surprising positive streak, we have a lil whiskey and dish about the little things in life that bring us joy and help fight [...]
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Taking a break from our usual hate-watching, we're talking about media we are enjoy-watching today! Media that is pushing a liberal agenda, breaking down the walls of privilege, and showing non-traditional relationships.
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It's all news this week as we talk about the mass shooting in Thousand Oaks, CA, Ivanka Trump patenting voting machines in China, and the 2018 midterm election results.
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An episode so random, we didn't even know it was our 200th! So, whoo for us. We talk about the Trump administration, voting, and then some things that came up in the VWPA Society - namely, guidelines for talking about autism, calling cow's milk a "secretion," and lab-grown meat and obligatory carnivore companion animals.
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This week we talk about Ferdinand, the adorable animated film by Blue Sky Studios that is based on the children's book The Story of Ferdinand. [...]
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This week, we're posting the recording of our live episode from Chicago VeganMania. Enjoy!
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We finish off Olivia's questions with a chat about the value of a welfarist approach, and whether we should work within the system or try to make change from the outside. [...]
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Our series continues this week with an analysis of the true spirit of "pleasure activism," and whether tactics that might create short-term harm are ever justified if they result in long-term good. [...]
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We're back with part 2 of our Activism Series, tackling the first of a few questions submitted by a thought-provoking listener (thanks Olivia!). This week, we discuss if radical change is possible or if we, as activists, should plan on NOT seeing radical change in our lives and keep our day jobs. Do we invest in the radical, or stick to a more certain path? Tune in to find out!
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We are THRILLED to kick off an activism-themed series for the fall! Turns out, we have a LOT to say on the topic (shocking, we know). Today is episode one of the series, where we lay the groundwork for rest of the series by digging into our philosophies around activism, resistance, decolonizing, The Matrix, and more!
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This week we talk about Rocky Coronado's refusal to serve law enforcement from her food truck in Detroit, and thoughts it raised for us around authority, compliance, cops' right to kill when feeling threatened, and much more.
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Today we're doing a news-only episode, talking about our thoughts and feelings around the recent Nike campaign featuring Colin Kaepernick, the Brett Kavanaugh Supreme Court confirmation hearings, and the anonymous White House "insider" who posted an opinion piece in the New York Times last week.
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This week we talk about I Feel Pretty, a garbage piece of cinema that reinforces the messages it claims to be fighting.
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