Plant-Based Canada Podcast

Episode 23: Jessica Scott-Reid on How to Protect Animals from a Systemic Approach

December 28, 2021 Plant-Based Canada Season 1 Episode 23
Plant-Based Canada Podcast
Episode 23: Jessica Scott-Reid on How to Protect Animals from a Systemic Approach
Show Notes

In this episode of the Plant-Based Canada Podcast  we talk with Jessica Scott-Reid. She is an award-winning freelance writer and animal advocate covering animal rights and welfare, plant-based food topics, the environment and vegan culture for the Toronto Star, Globe and Mail, Sentient Media, Planet Friendly News and others. She is also a co-host of Canada's animal law podcast, Paw & Order.
 
 In this episode we discuss:

·       Jessica's path to journalism and covering animal welfare topics.

·       Her focus on the legal side of things and how to protect animals from a systemic approach.

·       The work she's done highlighting laws and policies that are detrimental to animals in Canada.

·       The thousands of animals affected by the recent flooding in regions of British Columbia.

·       Jessica's advocate work with the Animal Justice Academy.

·       The outcome of the COP26 Climate Change Conference.

·       The most exciting future plant-based/vegan trends Jessica is following. 

 

Studies/Articles:

Animal Justice Files Legal Challenge to Ontario "Ag Gag" Law

Ontario’s ag-gag law hides animal cruelty and must be overturned

Drowned animals in B.C. are a further facet of a flawed farming system

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Animal Justice Academy
Nation Rising
 
This Podcast was hosted and edited by Clinton Stamatovich