All creatures great and small: animals and us
The happy hen on your supermarket shelf: What do you buy when you buy free range eggs?
Thu 16 May 2013The rise of the "free range" egg appeals to consumers' feelings that they don't want to be complicit in the suffering of animals. But the meaning of the label "free range" varies widely - and so does the relationships it represents between consumers, retailers, suppliers, farmers, hens and, ultimately, the earth and sun. In this session we will question what set of political, economic, social and ecological arrangements we buy when we buy "free r ...
On The Anti-Corporate Movement and Occupy
Tue 20 Dec 2011