Speaker Videos

Humane Hoax Chicken Webinar
May 21, 2022

Karen Davis, “The Use of Chickens in Agricultural Research”

Alastor Van Kleeck, “Where Are Their Brothers? The Absent and Unwanted Rooster”

Rebecca Moore, “Avian Influenza: Rescue, Care, and Activism in a Time of Challenge”

Tara Hess, “Says Who? Thinking Critically About Chicken Care Information”

Humane Hoax Online Conference
February 26, 2022

Sena Crutchley, “Dismantling Deceptive Marketing Tactics”

John Sanbonmatsu, “The Psychology of Bad Faith: Effective Altruism and ‘Humane’ Meat Discourse”

Emily Moran Barwick, “The Psychology of Bad Faith: Effective Altruism and ‘Humane’ Meat Discourse”

Hope Bohanec, “The Humane Hoax: Digging Deeper and Taking Action”



Humane Hoax Chicken Webinar
May 29, 2021

Hope Bohanec & Justin Van Kleeck

Dr. Tushar Mehta, Plant Based Data, “The Ecological, Health, and Zoonotic Risks of Poultry and Egg Consumption”

Rachel McCrystal, Woodstock Sanctuary, “Speaking of Chickens”

Panel: Chickens on the Couch, Dismantling Who Is a Companion Animal:
Rebecca Moore, Institute for Animal Happiness & Quincy Markowitz, Farm Bird Sanctuary

Humane Hoax Chicken Webinar
September 12, 2020

Karen Davis, United Poultry Concerns: “Humane Eggs” and “Happy Wings”: The Life and Death of Chickens Farmed for Food
Mary Britton Clouse, Chicken Run Rescue: Rescued Chickens: What They Want, What They Need and What They Don’t
Justin Van Kleeck, Triangle Chicken Advocates: “Good for a Pet or Good on the Grill”: The Terrible Truths of Backyard Chickens
Nora Constance Marino, Esq., Alliance to End Chickens as Kaporos: Ritual of Killing: Kaporos, Chickens, and the Law
Activist Panel: Rocky Schwartz, Mahika Gupta, and Julia Magnus (Chicago Roo Crew):
Taking Action for Chickens: Inspiring Activists on the Front Lines

Humane Hoax Online Summit 2020
January 18 & 25, 2020

Deborah Blum, Goatlandia Sanctuary: “Living In Goatlandia: Stories of ‘Humane’ Farmed Animal Rescue”

Lisa Barca, Professor at Arizona State University: “Humane Myths and Media: The Reproduction of Speciesism in Mainstream News” 

 Kelsey Eberly, Animal Legal Defense Fund: “Fighting Humane-Washing: How to Protect Animals Through Consumer Advocacy”

Cogen Bohanec, PhD Candidate: “Honor Killing: Spiritual Bypass in DIY Slaughter”

Sailesh Rao, Climate Healers: “The Sustainable Animal Agriculture Hoax Exposed”

Hope Bohanec: Taking Action: What can we do to further expose the Humane Hoax?