International Respect for Chickens Day May 4th – for WOC Apr 24 14

Karen Davis is founder and president of United Poultry Concerns.  “Founded in 1990 by Karen Davis, United Poultry Concerns is the world’s foremost non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the respectful treatment of domestic fowl. UPC runs a haven for chickens in Virginia, and also teaches people about the egg and chicken meat industries, the natural lives of free chickens, pleasures and benefits of human-chicken companionship, and alternatives to chicken farming and the use of chickens in education and scientific experimentation.” – Dr. Annie Potts, Chicken, 2012.  (Thanks to Hope Bohanec for connecting us.)

Also, Chris Cook with an update on international environmental concerns, and a discussion with Kay Maria Gallivan about the new documentary explaining a bit about the history and demise of the Trackside Gallery which doesn’t seem to have recorded.  My apologies for that.

 

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About Janine Bandcroft

The Winds of Change airs every other Thursday 11-noon from CFUV listener supported radio in Victoria, on the unceded lands of the Coast Salish peoples. You can listen live anytime at cfuv.ca (it's a great station) and if you're able, we'd really appreciate if you contribute (even 5 bucks) to our annual funding drive.
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