Children in kindergarten were cruel to the class robot until it was given a name. What can this story help teach advocates who want to help animals?
District Attorney in Maine won’t prosecute lobster processor because he doesn’t think lobsters are animals
Speciesism in action. PETA had recorded secret footage of lobsters being treated inhumanely at a processing plant in Maine. However, the District Attorney for Hancock County won’t prosecute charges because he claims […]
Today in Speciesism: Why does the Nebraska legislature want to protect animal abusers, but criminalize animal rights activists who use drone photography?
I was going through my Google alert notifications when I came upon “Bill seeks to stop drone use to spy on people, harass cows“, an article written by Grant Schulte. The headline […]
Inquisitor reports that in the Central Otago district of New Zealand, hunters killed 10,000 rabbits in its annual Easter bunny hunt. The hunt takes place every Good Friday, and according to Inquisitor […]
Today in Speciesism: Panelists at the Wall Street Journal’s “Why We Love Meat” event flee the stage when confronted with speciesism
This past Saturday, activists from the grassroots organization Direct Action Everywhere (DxE) disrupted the Wall Street Journal’s “Why We Love Meet” event. Here’s a description of the event, according to the Wall […]
We claim to love animals, but how can we love those who we hurt? I’ve been watching a lot of TV and I keep seeing this awful Burger King commercial about “chicken […]
Today and tonight, all over the world, activists are taking a stand United for Animal Liberation which involves going to places where animals are being exploited and speaking out against it. Activists […]
“Activists with Collectively Free and Direct Action Everywhere staged a disruption of a quintessential July 4th pastime – the Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest. During the awards ceremony, two activists, covered in (fake) blood jumped onto the stage, held signs that read, “Does Taste Justify the Killing?” and “Animals Are Not Ours”, and led a chant, “Are you willing to stop the killing? It’s not food – it’s violence”. NYPD officers then began pushing the group out of the area and into the Nathan’s Famous back alleyway. No arrests were made, and all activists were let go, but there was a definite use of unnecessary violence on the police officers’ part.
Will you join in the path to animal liberation?”
#AreYouWillingToStopTheKilling#ItsNotFoodItsViolence #CF #DxE
Last Sunday, I participated in NYC’s Pride and marched with activist group Collectively Free (CF). Me and another organizer from Direct Action Everywhere NYC held a DxE sign, “United for Animal Liberation.” […]
Quote of the Day: Author says that pork is the best animal to eat from an “animal rights” perspective
In its latest installment of “Should I Eat This?” TIME magazine asks, “Should I Eat Pork?” and provides the answers based on the responses from five “experts.” A dietician discusses the alleged […]