Occupy The Climate: Hurricane Sandy, Eco-Activism & The Vegan Option
Jivamukti Yoga School NYC (841 Broadway, 2nd Fl., Manhattan)

A gathering/teach-in for everyone and anyone (of course) but with a special focus on activists who are not yet vegan and vegans who are not activists. If that’s you – or anyone you know – please mark Jan. 27 on your calendar: Join NYC’s own Mickey Z. – vegan, activist, occupier, photographer, and author of 11 books – for an urgent call-to-arms on post-Sandy life (followed by Q&A/discussion)Here’s the equation:Greenhouse gases contribute to climate change. Climate change contributed to the impact and aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. The number one cause of human-created greenhouse gases is the global animal by-products industry.Here’s the question:If you’re already working to dismantle corporate power, expand freedoms, and create a safer, more sane culture, why not take things even further and recognize that the mighty 99% also includes non-human animals—and the entire ecosystem itself?

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