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March To Expose Animal Ag At Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo
Date Friday October 05
Time 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Event Type Class/Workshop
Organizer/AuthorDirect Action Everywhere
Location Details
Baker Lawn at Cal Poly
San Luis Obispo
We are marching to expose animal agriculture.

Cal Poly is a school of agriculture and engineering. On their campus, they separate calves from their mothers and force them into small hutches. They shove hens into crowded barns and wire cages. They cut the tails off of piglets, notch their ears, and force them to live on barren concrete. And there is even a slaughterhouse on site where these animals are killed. But, worst of all, Cal Poly students are being taught that this violence towards animals is acceptable.

In April of this year, two activists, Zoe Rosenberg and Julianne Perry, chained themselves to the slaughterhouse chute at Cal Poly. This was in attempt to save the life of a baby cow, who they named Justice. Thousands called, emailed, and posted to Cal Poly, asking #WhereIsJustice. Our cries were ignored, and Justice was killed.

But on October 5th, we are going back to where it all began. We will be marching from Baker Lawn to the Cal Poly Slaughterhouse. On our way, we will stop at the Administrations Office and tell them what we think, and we will march by the dairy unit, part of the beef unit, and the poultry unit, where we will bear witness to suffering animals.


WHERE: We will be meeting on Baker Lawn

WHEN: October 5th from 12 pm - TBA

WEAR: Please dress somewhat nicely as the tone of this action and march will be serious.

Added to the calendar on Thursday Aug 23rd, 2018 10:09 AM

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