Jenny Henry is co-founder of Nation Rising, a non-partisan political advocacy group lobbying the federal government to shift subsidies from animal agriculture and towards the creation of a plant-based food system for the benefit of the people, the planet, and animals. With a background in policy and research, Jenny has been a passionate activist for more than seven years. She obtained a masters degree in social policy and ethics at the University of New Brunswick and has worked closely in the non-profit space as a policy analyst, researcher, writer, and marketer for the last 15 years.
Meat, dairy and egg production in Canada involves forcing thousands of animals to live in filthy conditions. By any epidemiological standard, this is a disaster waiting to happen, write Jenny Henry and Darlene Levecque of Nation Rising.