Christopher-Sebastian McJetters

Christopher-Sebastian McJetters

Lecturer, Writer & Social Media Director for Peace Advocacy Network

Sebastian works for VINE Sanctuary and is social media director for Peace Advocacy Network. He also lectures on speciesism at Columbia University and is a staff writer at Vegan Publishers. His work can be found on Striving with Systems with collaborators Justin Van Kleeck (of the microsanctuary movement) and Charlotte Eure.

Saturday
1:00pm

Is Veganism A White Thing?

Examining how the mainstream framing of veganism and animal rights makes people continually ask this question, why veganism and animal rights should be a cornerstone of black liberation, and how 

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Saturday
3:00pm

"All cops are bad"

Exploring the often contentious relationship between the animal activist community and the institution of law enforcement. Historical perspective, current situations, and nonviolent solutions for moving forward in the face of institutional violence and discrimination.

 

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Sunday
1:00pm

Media Literacy for Animal Rights

Participants will observe examples of veganism and anti-speciesism in classic and modern literature, television, and film; learn how to interpret scientific journalism regarding food, environmental justice, and animals; and find out just what did the 2016 U.S. election teach us about social media content creation, distribution, and consumption (spoiler: vegans should take notes from the Russians)!

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Sunday
4:00pm

Spotlight on Activism: A Critical Look At Some Of Today's Vegan Activism

Spotlight on Activism: A Critical Look At Some Of Today’s Vegan Activism, with Christopher Sebastian McJetters and Tim Barford.

 

Including a focus on saviour complex veganism.

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