Social Change

25. The Do’s and Don’ts of Planning a Conference

Conferences are an effective vehicle for forming, shaping, and nurturing our movement. They offer documentation of animal abuses, activist training, and lots of inspiration and networking opportunities. Many of us have attended a national animal rights conference. But what’s involved in creating one? When and Where Once you have decided the general purpose and theme …

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24. Our Conferences Shape Our Movement

Conferences have proven to be the most effective vehicle for forming, shaping, and nurturing our movement. They offer documentation of animal abuses, activist training, and lots of inspiration and networking opportunities. They have been a boon to our movement. How It All Began The conference that laid the foundation for our movement was actually not …

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23. What Brought Us Together

At what point does a vision induce people to act on it? At what point do individual actions become a movement? And, what is the role of publications, conferences, trigger events, and public perception? Let’s take a look at our own history. The Vision The original notion that animals should be endowed with their own …

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