–Debate between Bruce Friedrich, Director of Vegan Activities for PETA and Nat Lewin (Rubushkin’s (Agribusiness’s) attorney)
–Wednesday, November 15th at 8 pm; will go 60-80 minutes.
–West Side Institutional Synagogue in Upper West side of Manhattan (membership: 700). Traditional Orthodox synagogue.
–Brochure was sent out to 18,000 addresses; debate was advertised as “PETA v. the shechita industry” (rabbi said “we kept it very vague”).
–Introductions from both sides
–Time for each side to argue why the other is wrong
–Chance for rebuttal
–Back and forth on various points
–Conclusion from both sides
–Questions from the crowd
–Rabbi Einhorn will moderate