About

This blog is by Nick and Katie, who host the political podcast Progressive Podcast Australia.

All posts will be by Nick and/or Katie.

Like our podcast, this blog will cover a range of political/human rights/animal rights/environmental issues, just in written form.

Follow our blog if you’d like to get email updates on new articles 🙂

You can contact us at progressivepodcast@gmail.com

 

More about us:
This blog is by Nick and Katie who are animal rights activists who have also been involved with many other causes such as Occupy, refugee rights and workers’ rights. They are both on the committee of Animal Rights Advocates and also run the website Vegan Perth.

Nick has completed his PhD in Sociology on the animal advocacy movement and he also teaches Sociology and Anthropology. He has given lectures on topics such as human/non-human relations and the animal advocacy movement, intersectionality and social movements, the Occupy movement, the anti-neoliberal globalisation movement and anarchism, refugees and migration, media and politics, and music and social change. He has also published heaps of articles, some of which you can read here.

Nick at ICAS

Nick speaking at the Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2014 conference: http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2014/05/03/icas/

Katie has completed her honours in law and politics, looking at the issue of stateless refugees. She has worked and volunteered in the union movement and community legal centres.

Katie at Toronto Pride

Katie at the Toronto Pride Parade

The views expressed on this blog represent only the views of the author and do not represent the views of any organisation or institution they are a part of/affiliated with.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s