Are Non-Profit Chapters A Form Of Colonization? w/ lauren Ornelas – Ep 297
We’ve got a jam packed episode today. First we talk to Jamila Alfred of the Afro Vegan Society to learn all about the upcoming National Afro-Vegan Conference Virtual Summit.
Then we are joined, once again, by lauren Ornelas, founder of the Food Empowerment Project to ask if non-profit chapters are a form of colonization. This is a topic she spoke about at the 2019 Animal Rights Conference and we were curious to pick her brain a bit more about why she came to this conclusion the implications it creates for activists. We discus why FEP decided to disband their Washington chapter as well as prohibit the formation of any new chapters. And ultimately we talk about strategies for moving forward.
A transcript of this episode is available here.
Food Empowerment Project – Website / Instagram / Facebook / Twitter / Youtube
Afro Vegan Society – Website / Instagram / Facebook / Twitter
National Afro-Vegan Conference Virtual Summit Nov 13th, 2021
Episode 2 – Living In A Non-Vegan World w/ lauren Ornelas
Episode 143 – Should Vegans Support Corporate Campaigns? w/ lauren Ornelas
Episode 162 – Vegan Food Justice w/ Brenda Sanders
Bonus Food episode – Darë cheese, Paul’s visit to Pittsburgh, Purple Carrot, Haunted hayrides, fostering kittens, and more!
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