Animal Liberties Week

Starting Date: 03-20-2006
Starting Time: 5:00pm
Ending Date: 03-24-2006

Students' Society Of McGill University (Shatner)
3600 McTavish Street
Montreal, Quebec H3A 1W2

From March 20-24, 2006, the SSMU Club Animal Liberties will be
hosting Animal Liberties week at McGill University in celebration of
Meat-Out Day 2006.

Throughout the event, we will be asking local politicians, McGill
students and McGill faculty members to pledge to be vegetarian for a
day, week or life! Free food and prizes will be offered to students who
"Pledge to be Veg" for a day.

Animal Liberties Week Itinerary:

Monday March 20th
Time: 5:00-7:00pm
Location: Club's Lounge
Shatner building, 4th floor

Ronald Sklar
McGill Faculty of Law
"Animals and the Law: Not a Pretty Picture"

Diodora Bucur
Journalist, The Suburban
Winner of the Canadian Federation of Humane Societies Media Award
"Why Puppy Mills should be at the forefront of the Quebec
election Campaign"

Tuesday, March 21st
Time: 6:00pm
Location: Leacock 26

McGill Debating Union and Animal Liberties
Debate: "Should Animals be Given Consideration?"

Wednesday, March 22nd
Time: 5:00pm
Location: Room 302
Shatner Building, 3600 rue McTavish

Madhav Badami, PHD
McGill School of the Environment, McGill School of Urban Planning
"Reflections of a Life-Long Vegetarian"

Bacon (5:30): This National Film Board Documentary asks whether we
have properly measured the social and environmental impacts of
industrial pig farm operations.
Gemeaux Award - Best Research (Hugo Latulippe)

Earthlings (7:00): Using hidden cameras and never-before-seen footage,
Earthlings chronicles the day-to-day practices of the largest
industries in the world, and their reliance on animals for profit.
Winner of the Best Documentary Award (San Diego Film Festival), and
the Best Content Award (Boston International Film Festival).

Friday, March 24th
Time: 4:00pm
Location: Club's Lounge
4th floor Shatner

Stéphane Groleau: Local Vegan Farmer
A discussion on Vegan Farming
Geographical Scope: Metro

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