Lectures & Panels Co-Workers or Living Factories? Biotechnology and the Concept of Animal Labor 12-1:30PM

This webinar, co-sponsored by Harvard's Animal Law & Policy Program, Research for Ethical Speculative Design and Harvard's Weatherhead Center for International Affairs, explores why the concept of animal labour has become popular in critical animal studies and its intention to grasp the role of non-humans in the production process in a way that avoids regarding them as passive objects of human manipulation.

Lectures & Panels From Regulation to Reinvention: An Inside Look at the Evolving Politics of Meat 12-1PM EST

Animal Law Week talk by Sanah Baig, Chief of Staff at the Good Food Institute who recently served as a member of the Biden-Harris USDA transition team.

Lectures & Panels Back to The Jungle: The Impact of Covid in Exposing Meat Industry Labor Conditions 12-1PM EST

Animal Law Week talk by Deborah Berkowitz of the National Employment Law Project who formerly served as a senior official at OSHA.

Lectures & Panels AKASHINGA: The Brave Ones 12-1PM EST

Animal Law Week screening of the 13-minute NatGeo documentary about all-female, plant-based ranger teams battling the illegal hunting of elephants in Zimbabwe. A panel discussion will follow including the film's director, an Akashinga ranger, and the founder of the organization.