Presentation: Do We Need A Political Theory of Animal Rights?

WHAT: The UBC Political Science Department’s Distinguished Speaker Series, the UBC Centre for the Study of Democratic Institutions, and the UBC Animal Welfare Program present a talk by Professor Will Kymlicka of Queen’s University.

WHEN: Thursday, October 18th, 2014. 3:00 – 4:30pm

WHERE: Buchanan Penthouse, Buchanan B Building, 1866 Main Mall, UBC

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SPECIAL NOTES: Members are encouraged to attend and wear their Stop UBC t-shirt. This is an important talk, given by the co-author, along with Sue Donaldson, of “Zoopolis”, a book undertaking the development of “a new moral framework, one that connects the treatment of animals more directly to fundamental principles of liberal-democratic justice and human rights.”