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Book Club 3/11

Our next reading will be a bit different. We’re going to read the first chapter of Peter Singer’s Animal Liberation, and then chapter 17 in Michael Pollan’s Omnivore’s Dilemma (“Ethics of Eating Animals”). The chapters are related, and both books…

New Name! New Web Address!

On November 28th, 2016, the ARAUNY board of directors met and voted to change our organization’s name to Animal Rights Rochester, Inc., or ARRoc (or ARROC). New name and web address – same great work!

Book Club 1/16: Sexual Politics of Meat

Our next book will be: The Sexual Politics of Meat by Carol J. Adams Our book discussion will be Monday, January 16th 6:30-8:00 pm at the Rochester Lifestyle Medicine yoga room at the Rochester Academy of Medicine, 1441 East Ave.,…

Book Club 11/15: Beyond Words

Our next book will be: Beyond Words: What Animals Think and Feel by Carl Safina. There are nine copies in the public library. Our book discussion will be Tuesday, November 15th, 6:30-8:00 pm in Brighton.  Contact us for the location.…

Support Group 9/12

ARAUNY hosts a support group for dealing with issues we may all face regarding living among non-vegans. Whether it’s handling comments from coworkers, family, or friends, figuring out how to graciously attend dinner at someone’s house, or feeling isolated from…

Book Club 9/26: World Peace Diet

Our next book club book will be: The World Peace Diet by Will Tuttle (his site) Tuttle will be coming to Rochester August 20-22 (Canandaigua the 19th), so this is a perfect time to read his terrific book.  See his…

Vegan Support Group 6/21

ARAUNY hosts a support group for dealing with issues we may all face regarding living among non-vegans. Whether it’s handling comments from coworkers, family, or friends, figuring out how to graciously attend dinner at someone’s house, or feeling isolated from…

Support Group May 2nd

ARAUNY hosts a support group for dealing with issues we may all face regarding living among non-vegans. Whether it’s handling comments from coworkers, family, or friends, figuring out how to graciously attend dinner at someone’s house, or feeling isolated from…

ARAUNY March Focus Meeting: Speciesism

Animal Rights Advocates of Upstate, N.Y. will be hosting a discussion about Speciesism. Monday, March 23, 2015, 7:00 – 8:30 pm Brighton Memorial Library Community Room 2300 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester NY 14618 Location is wheelchair accessible – it helps the…

ARAUNY General Meeting

Thursday, April 15, 2010—7:00pm to 9:00pm   All are welcome. * 7:00pm – 9:00pm * Brighton Town Hall, 2300 Elmwood Ave, Rochester NY 14618 DOWNSTAIRS MEETING ROOM—back entrance, wheelchair accessible * open to everyone * FREE (donations welcome to offset…