Veganism of Color Virtual Conference - Day ONE

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VoC Virtual Conference - The Talks Day ONE

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Register to Receive the Conference Link for Day ONE - The VoC Talks!

VoC Talks

September 14th, 2019 at 7:30pm EST


Julia Feliz Brueck, Sanctuary Publishers/ (Introduction & Closing)

Corrina Giglio - ASL interpreter


Doreen Akiyo Nartey,

Veganism, Sustainable Development, and the North/South Divide

This talk will raise questions about the international development and the role of privilege in defining the responsibilities of vegan activists of color in helping to spread consistent anti-oppression around the world.

Prateek Gautam

A Dalit's Perspective: Casteism and Speciesism

This talk will discuss the interconnections of casteism and speciesism, including casteisms' dependence on nonhuman animal exploitation to justify both human and nonhuman oppression (a term coined casteist speciesism).

Margaret Robinson, Academic Scholar/Lennox Island First Nation member

Decolonizing Body, Mind, and Spirit

This talk will examine how approaching veganism from an Indigenous (L’nu/Mi’kmaw) perspective can help undo colonial damage and support food sovereignty.

LoriKim Alexander, co-director of Black Cuse Pride

Black Queer Vegan Liberation

This talk will focus on the intersections of being Black, queer, and vegan while working towards liberation for both humans and nonhumans.


Non-VoC are welcome to join to listen, but we ask that you do not add yourself to the discussion during any portion of the Veganism of Color Mini virtual conference.

Non-VoC/PoC: You can make donations via PayPal to to support our work and labor.

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