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Orange County People for Animals Message Board › New Meetup: Attend the Largest Animal Rights Conference in the World In Los

New Meetup: Attend the Largest Animal Rights Conference in the World In Los Angeles

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Announcing a new Meetup for Animal Protection and Rescue League!

What: Attend the Largest Animal Rights Conference in the World In Los Angeles
When: Sunday, July 24, 2011 7:30 AM

Where: Westin LAX
5400 West Century Blvd (just west of I-405)
Los Angeles, CA 90048-3401­

Welcome to the Animal Rights 2011 National Conference, the world's largest and oldest animal rights gathering. The Conference will take place on July 21-25th in Los Angeles, CA at the Westin LAX Hotel.
Check out the AR2011 Program Schedule and register today at the discounted rate!


  • More than 100speakers­ from 60 organizations
  • Sessions on animal abuse, organizing, tactics, issues
  • Eyewitness reports on key campaigns
  • Diverse approaches to animal liberation
  • Talks by other social justice leaders
  • Awards to celebrities and activists
  • Extensive learning and networking options
  • 90 exhibits­ (free & open to the public)
  • 40 videos, including premieres
  • Highly discounted sleeping rooms


  • Each day starts with a morning plenary
  • A special plenary on arguing animal rights
  • Speed touting - a one-minute slot to promote your project at a plenary
  • Several hands-on training workshops on public speaking, negotiation, street interactions, and more

­View the Program Schedule.

SELECTED SPEAKERS (click for complete list)

Kath Rogers - APRL

Bryan Pease - APRL

Gene Baur - Farm Sanctuary
Marc Bekoff - University of Colorado
Michael Budkie - Stop Animal Exploitation
Karen Davis - United Poultry Concerns
Debra Erenberg - Amnesty International
Bruce Friedrich - Farm Sanctuary
Camille Hankins - Win Animal Rights
Alex Hershaft - Farm Animal Rights Movement
Melanie Joy - author, Why We Love Dogs Eat Pigs
Shannon Keith - Animal Rescue
Anthony Marr - Global Anti-Hunting
Shirley McGreal - Int'l Primate Protection

Dave Simon - APRL

Erica Meier - Compassion Over Killing
Dawn Moncrief - A Well-Fed World
Peter Muller - League of Humane Voters
Jack Norris - Vegan Outreach
Alex Pacheco - 600 Million Stray Dogs Need You
Colleen Patrick-Goudreau - Compassionate Cooks
Will Potter - Green Is the New Red
Becky Robinson - Alley Cat Allies
Nathan Runkle - Mercy For Animals
Sam Simon - co-creator, The Simpsons
Brenda Shoss - Kinship Circle
Peter Young - Voice of the Voiceless

Check it out!
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