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Thrive Vegan World

Feb 4, 2021

Marking the podcast's anniversary with a subject that was my, and my guest's, entry into the Animal Rights movement. 

Mel Broughton has been at the heart of campaigning for the abolition of animal testing for 4 decades. This dedication has not come without a price. Mel has served time both in prison and on license,...


Jan 24, 2021

Exploring:

How a wealth of investigative journalism, human rights and environmental activism informed Pamela's animal rights activism.

The complex entanglements of oppression and neoliberalism, and the struggle for huge systemic change.

The importance of language in challenging the dominant speciesist...


Jan 7, 2021

Exploring:

Jennifer’s vegan ‘awakening’ and a calling to advocate for our fellow animals.

Art as activism to deliver a strong animal rights & vegan message.

How humour in our advocacy can help us reach non vegans, and be a life saving stress release.

The trauma of our exposure to graphic footage, and whether this...


Dec 16, 2020

Exploring:

How Lynn's background in farming and hunting led her to animal rights activism and veganism.

The importance of trust and support between activists for resilient individuals and a sustainable movement.

Individual empowerment and self-reliance for effective, non-hierarchical activism.

Passing through Lynn's...


Dec 9, 2020

Welcoming back vegan psychologist, Clare Mann, to explore how we can better navigate the relational challenges we face in our daily lives as vegans and animal rights advocates.

Looking at ways to improve all our relationships including: -

-the one with ourselves - the importance of self care and community.

-with our...