10 a.m. April 26: "The Northern Puppy Within"
In the summer of 2013 a local pet store owner was charged with 20 counts of animal cruelty. This story and the sensational series of events that followed, was deemed the year's most popular news thread by the Press-Republican. What does this story and our relationship with animals have to teach us about ourselves? There are times when compassion is an automatic response. Let's explore compassion through a critical lens. Are we as humans selectively compassionate?