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Saturday News Grab Bag! Global Warming, Animal Farm, anthropology & more

There’s so much stuff I’m finding in the news that I want to address, if only I had the time/energy to write a blog about each topic.  There are also some things I read online and want to share, but they aren’t really topics my blog was meant to cover. I can’t write about everything, … Continue reading

The Cruelty of Circuses

Recently, I attended a protest against Ringling Bros. at the Barclays Center. Since then, I have volunteered to help compose a comment for the Animal Law Committee in support of Assembly bill A5407 in New York, which would “restrict the use of exotic and wild animals in traveling circuses and shows” and prohibit “the use … Continue reading

Weekly News Bites

Welcome to the first Weekly News Bites, which will be a weekly collection of national animal welfare and legal related news from the past week that you may have missed. Gas Chamber Banned In Texas! Sponsored by Sen. Kirk Watson (D-14), the new law bans the use of gas chambers and is also designed to … Continue reading