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Lanzmann on Human and Animal Suffering

How is it possible to be so sensitive to the suffering of Jews during the Holocaust and indifferent to animal suffering?  This is the question that kept coming up for me when I read Claude Lanzmann’s memoir:  The Patagonian Hare.  806 more words

Ingrid Newkirk

If we are ever to halt climate change and conserve land, water and other resources, not to mention reduce animal suffering, we must celebrate Earth Day every day – at every meal. 19 more words


Take Action to End Barn Fires in Canada

In just the last week, nearly 3,000 animals have burned to death in Canadian barn fires. The fires have been spread across three provinces – … 226 more words


Barn Fires Continue Taking Lives

Over the last 2 weeks, in Canada, over 200 animals burnt to death in barn fires.

The first incident happened in a  barn located north east of Cornwall, Ontario, during which  … 236 more words

CETFA's Work

Living in the Gap

When I watch a film on animal rights or read certain books, I sometimes get what I call a “heart hangover.”  I call it a hangover because it usually comes the following day, after my binge is over and my body is finally able to process what it has taken in. 1,114 more words

Daily Life


If you feel squeamish at gory photographs, you may want to skip this post. I don’t do this lightly, but I believe the photograph is important to the message. 243 more words

Personal Reflection