Tag: film

Recap: Diet & the Environment 4/28

As part of the Roc Vegan Living Program, we presented a double-feature from at the newly vegan-owned Cinema Theater on Saturday. We were lucky enough to have Demosthenes Maratos, Communications Director at the Sustainability Institute at Molloy College and featured in…

Diet & the Environment 4/28

As part of the Roc Vegan Living Program, ARRoc is presenting a double-feature from 12:30-4 pm  at the newly vegan-owned Cinema Theater at 957 S. Clinton Ave, Rochester, NY 14620. Demosthenes Maratos, Communications Director at the Sustainability Institute at Molloy College…

Upcoming Event: FREE Screening of “What the Health”

Join us on Saturday March 17th for a FREE screening of the investigative documentary “What the Health“. The event, sponsored by Rochester VegFest, will be held at Lutheran Church of Reformation at 7:00 PM. After the movie, stick around for…

Rochester VegFest 2017!

Wow!  Roc VegFest rocked! Saturday, September 16th was a beautiful, hot day and we estimate over 1,000 people came out for Rochester’s first annual VegFest at Martin Luther King Jr. park downtown. There were 43 vendors, nine speakers, and we…

Recaps: VegFest Special Events

Our VegFest program included two special events: Dinner and Speciesism: The Movie September 15th and a Yoga Benefit for We Animals September 16th.  They were great! Follow the links to see the recaps.

9/15 Dinner and a Movie: Speciesism

Come on out for a great event the evening before the VegFest! Red Fern restaurant’s Buddha Bowl & Happy Cakes dessert Speciesism, the Movie the director Mark Devries will give a talk afterwards When: Friday, September 15, 2017, 5 pm…

The Other Victims of Animal Farming

by Tinako
I’m taking a Social Psychology course via Coursera.com. As with everything I read, hear, or watch, I can’t help but also consider the material in terms of animal rights. This week we’re learning about situations which often cause normal people to behave pathologically, that is, badly. Sometimes very badly….

Cowspiracy

Joel Helfrich, Professor at Hobart and William Smith Colleges, and a member of the ARAUNY Board of Directors, is hosting an event you won’t want to miss: FILM: Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret October 23, 2014 (Thursday) 7:00-9:00pm Albright Auditorium Hobart…

Peaceable Kingdom: The Journey Home

Special thanks to Harold Brown for leading us in discussion following Peaceable Kingdom: The Journey Home on August 22, 2013! The evening was co-hosted by the Rochester Area Vegetarian Society (RAVS) and ARAUNY. For more information on the film, and…

Peaceable Kingdom

Animal Rights Advocates of Upstate New York and the Rochester Area Vegetarian Society will co-sponsor a showing of Peaceable Kingdom: The Journey Home, a film by Tribe of Heart. Afterwards, former farmer Harold Brown of Farm Kind, who is featured…