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Different Cultural Attitudes Towards Meat

The arbitrary way in which different cultures have differing attitudes towards eating certain kinds of flesh reveals the irrationality and hypocrisy of our current inconsistent approach to morality and animal rights. 460 more words


Why I'm No Longer a Fan of Snickers Candy Bars

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I’m sure we’ve all heard of Mars Incorporated; they manufacture everything from Skittles and Snickers to Pedigree and Whiskas. 744 more words


Richard Jago, "The Blackbirds"

Richard Jago
“The Blackbirds”

The sun had chas’d the mountain snow,
And kindly loos’d the frozen soil,
The melting streams began to flow,
And ploughmen urg’d their annual toil. 663 more words


Israel's top scientists want restrictions eased on animal testing

If there was any evidence pointing to the necessity of using animals for medical research, this is it. JSpace News reports that Israel’s top scientists including seven Nobel prize winners and the Presidents of seven Israeli universities have signed a joint letter urging Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to support relaxing rules on medical research involving animals. 398 more words

Two (2) More Unnecessary Deaths This Week

Justice for Bear #760: Killed By Wyoming Game and Fish and It’s been one week since a 16-month-old western lowland gorilla named Kabibe died at the San Francisco Zoo, crushed under an electric door.

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Campaigns & Issues

Save a Tom, eat a Tofurky

Hey guys! It’s almost Thanksgiving…if you haven’t heard (you know, I say that but the way Christmas decorations have been popping up already, it wouldn’t be hard to forget). 224 more words