Kiley Blackman, founder of ANIMAL DEFENDERS OF WESTCHESTER, will be
speaking at the Ethical Culture Society of Westchester on Sunday, January 29, 2006:
TITLE OF EVENT: 'ANIMALS AND ETHICS IN AMERICA'
TIME: 10:30 - 11:30 AM
7 Saxon Wood Road White Plains, New York 10605 Phone (914) 948-1120
SOME TOPICS THAT WILL BE COVERED:
-Why is much of Europe far ahead of the US in animal protection
legislation and common consciousness?
-Why does Charles Manson have more rights than any animal?
-Why do we wince and turn away when watching films of animals being
killed for fur, food, etc? (Could it be due to our 'sameness,' our kinship,
our natural empathy with animals)
-Problems of the media and animals
-Why you will benefit from helping animals
-How you can make ethical choices regarding animals and those who share
FILMS, SHOW-AND-TELL, LITERATURE AND Q-AND-A
ADMISSION IS FREE; COFFEE AND CAKE SERVED AFTERWARD
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