May 20, 2016

Podcast: Spearheading a Revolution in Animal Welfare

In his new book, The Humane Economy, Wayne Pacelle describes the revolution in business and policy that he says has irrevocably changed the ways Americans treat animals and conduct commerce.

As president of the Humane Society of the United States, Mr. Pacelle has been at the forefront of that revolution. In this segment from the Business of Giving, he talks about his notion of the "humane economy," and about how a nonprofit can use all the channels available to it — from social media to boardrooms, courtrooms, and the halls of Congress — to create profound systemic change.

Listen to the full interview below.