Carol Adams, feminist-vegan writer and social justice activist, discusses a feminist case for animal ethics in this talk for Animal Law Week.
Carol J. Adams is the author of The Sexual Politics of Meat, now in a 25th anniversary edition; Burger, in Bloomsbury’s Object Lessons Series; Protest Kitchen: Fight Injustice, Save the Planet, and Fuel Your Resistance One Meal at a Time; and many other books. She has edited several important anthologies on ecofeminism, feminism, and animals. Her articles have appeared in The New York Times, the Washington Post, Ms. Magazine, The Christian Century, Tikkun, and Truthdig, among others. She has been an activist against domestic violence, racism, and homelessness, and for reproductive justice and fair housing practices. For more about her work, visit www.caroljadams.com.
This event was part of Harvard Law School’s 5th Annual Animal Law Week, sponsored by the HLS Animal Law Society and the Harvard Animal Law & Policy Program.