Animal Rights and Vegan Advocacy

An Introduction to Veganism (Presentation)

This presentation is for those curious about veganism or new to veganism, as well as for seasoned vegans who want to learn more.

The talk is designed to influence non-vegans to give it a shot, to strengthen the ethical resolve of health-motivated vegans, to bring vegetarians to ethical veganism, and to provide a broad overview of veganism to the curious.

The presentation covers:

  • A working definition of veganism and the implications of that definition
  • A brief history of humankind’s concern for animals
  • The simple argument for veganism from an ethical perspective
  • How our food choices impact the planet
  • The revolution that’s happening in plant-based health and nutrition
  • The tragic consequences of animal agriculture on human impoverishment
  • The rising popularity of the vegan movement

A question-and-answer session will follow.