178 Ag-Gag Laws 101: An Interview with Cristina Stella of the Animal Legal Defense Fund

We talk Ag-Gag laws this week with guest Cristina Stella from the Animal Legal Defense Fund: the history of these laws, their purpose, where they exist and what litigation is currently occurring to challenge them.

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176 Vegans be Veganing: aka “The Case of the Ice Cream Truck and the Crying Child” (a Rantisode)

This week we have another rantisode for you: this time, we go off vegans veganing all over the internet. We weigh in on the recent kerfuffle around a woman giving a crying child money for ice cream, health veganism, and our culture of solutionizing.

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175 Borderline Personality Disorder with Steven Dawson, LCSW (Part 2)

Steven Dawson is back, this time to talk about, as requested, borderline personality disorder. Steven, as always, graced us with his kind and radical view of mental illness and treatment. This is part two of a two-part series.

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174 Borderline Personality Disorder with Steven Dawson, LCSW (Part 1)

Steven Dawson is back, this time to talk about, as requested, borderline personality disorder. Steven, as always, graced us with his kind and radical view of mental illness and treatment. This is part one of a two-part series.

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173 Direct Action Done Right: an Interview with Raffi and Lili of Collectively Free

We are thrilled about our interview today with Raffi and Lili of Collectively Free about direct action: what it is, what it should be, ways to make sure you’re doing it right.

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172 Food Law and Animal Rights: An Interview with Tyler Lobdell from the Animal Legal Defense Fund

Today we are thrilled to publish our fascinating interview with Tyler Lobdell of the Animal Legal Defense Fund (ALDF) about the current state of animal law, and about what he and the ALDF) have been doing in the world of food law as it relates to animal rights!

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171 Will & Grace and Roseanne: When Trump-Era Reboots Get it So Wrong

This week we’re talking about the Roseanne and Will & Grace reboots are getting political discussions so wrong, and why that doesn’t fly in this Trump-pocalypse we’re living in.

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170 Body Positivity 101 with Jaime K from Save the Kales!

We are so stoked to finally do an episode on body positivity! This week, we’re joined by the lovely Jaime Karpovich to talk the basics of body positivity: what it is, what it isn’t (or shouldn’t be), how it’s been commercialized in the mainstream, and what the vegan movement should learn from it.

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169 Bodily Autonomy

This week we discuss bodily autonomy. Our culture shows us in many ways that we don’t have true control over our bodies, so it’s no wonder that we can’t imagine a culture based on affirmative consent when we’ve been taught since childhood that there are times our autonomy can be violated or ‘overruled.’

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