About M. K.

Mary Kate Fain (M. K.) is a software engineer with a background in grassroots activism, focusing on animal liberation, feminism, and software freedom.

In 2016, she co-founded Candlewaster Web Collective, a Free Software development agency based out of Philly. She currently serves on the board of Species Revolution, and is an experienced speaker on a diverse range of topics related to creating effective social justice movements.

She is a writer and editor for WOMEN'S WAY, and is currently writing a book on radical feminism. M. K. is a loving mother to a cat, chicken, two rats, and about 76 houseplants.