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Marti Kheel: Defender of All Living Things
by KPFA Women's Magazine (kpfawomensmag [at] gmail.com)
Monday Mar 12th, 2012 3:33 PM
Marti Kheel was a passionate advocate for both women's liberation and defense of the earth and animals. Lisa Dettmer of Women's Magazine presents a moving tribute to Marti and an interview from 2005 in which Marti makes the connection between feminism and defense of the earth and animals. Audio 28:47
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Marti Kheel, August 25, 1948 - November 19, 2011
was the author of Nature Ethics: An Ecofeminist Perspective
and cofounded Feminists for Animal Rights (FAR) in California in 1982
§Listen to this tribute and interview by KPFA's Lisa Dettmer
by KPFA Women's Magazine Monday Mar 12th, 2012 3:33 PM

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by Marti Fan
Monday Mar 12th, 2012 4:14 PM
During the last couple of years before she died, Marti was also working to stop "smart meters" and other types of "electro-smog". (For more info, please see: http://stopsmartmeters.org and http://www.causes.com/profiles/53176075/causes ).

Marti! Presente!
by Isis
Sunday Jul 1st, 2012 12:49 AM
At Marti's memorial friends and family performed a song that was written by her sister Kate, using words from one of Marti's speeches about defending animals and the natural world in general. A new recording of the song is now posted online, along with its words, links to downloads of it in mp3 format - with and without words, as well as the score.

Please have a listen, pass it on to others, play it on the radio, and sing it yourselves in your communities.

http://youtu.be/z5-Xy-4-9zk