Jeremy Hess

Jeremy Hess

Sanctuary Volunteer, Mentor, and Content Creator

Jeremy is a rights-based advocate who strives to center our animal cousins in his work.  He does this by creating videos which tell the stories of the residents who live at FRIEND Animal Sanctuary as well as other sanctuaries internationally.

 

Jeremy’s street outreach focuses on advocating for the rights of other animals.  He’s also started having debates about veganism with his Amazon Alexa. Jeremy mentors new vegans, promotes vegan events, has appeared on the radio as well as podcasts, and provides free resources and support for both vegans and the vegan-curious through his website VeganInteractions.com.

 

 

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Saturday
2:00pm

Panel: Education and Disruption

A panel to discuss how education and disruption can help to build vegan awareness.

Moderator: Jeremy Hess

Panellists:

  • Jennifer D’Netto – Creator of DxE UK
  • Pamela Nvova – Founder of Animal Justice Emergency
  • Dr Roger Yates – Founder of Vegan Information Project
  • Alex Lockwood – Co-Coordinator of Animal Rebellion 

Animal Rights & Activism full timetable

Saturday
4:00pm

Communication Strategies: How to Advocate for Animal Rights

We will explore the true meaning of animal rights and go through how to respond to common scenarios as a group.  From everything to answering where we get our protein to explaining why other animals have rights, this talk will do it all.

Vegan Activists Support full timetable

Sunday
2:00pm

Panel: Grassroots - Where to From Here?

A panel to discuss various forms of grassroots activism and where to go from here.

Moderator: Jeremy Hess

Panellists:

  • Lynn Sawyer – Animal Rights Activists / Sab
  • Emma Louisa – YouTuber (Banana Warrior Princess)
  • Roger Yates – Vegan Information Project
  • Mark Flood – Organiser with Anonymous for the Voiceless

Animal Rights & Activism full timetable

Sunday
4:00pm

Panel: National Organisations - Where to From Here?

A panel to highlight the work of various national organisations and where we go from here.

Moderator: Jeremy Hess

Panellists:

  • Isobel Hutchinson – Director of Animal Aid
  • Laura-Lisa Hellwig – Campaigner with Viva!
  • Samantha Calvert – Head of Communications for The Vegan Society
  • Abigail Penny – Acting Executive Director of Animal Equality

Animal Rights & Activism full timetable