Calling out violence: A look back on a talk with a Korean animal activist

Calling out violence: A look back on a talk with a Korean animal activist

Looking back on my 2019 conversation with Heeji Yi, maybe I was too optimistic. The Korean animal rights activist was in her late 20s at the time and we met up at a cafĂ© in Ansan, Gyeonggi Province, just outside Seoul, to talk about her activism. Heeji had plunged into animal activism headfirst and was…