Archive for the category ‘ANIMAL RIGHTS – VEGETARIANISM’


PETA Accuses Two Trainers of Cruelty to Horses
Joe Drape – International New York Times
March 24th, 2014 ( Comments Off on PETA Accuses Two Trainers of Cruelty to Horses)
California Bill Would Ban Orca Shows at Seaworld
Michael Martinez - CNN
March 10th, 2014 ( Comments Off on California Bill Would Ban Orca Shows at Seaworld)
Vegan Myths Debunked
EcoWatch – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 10th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Vegan Myths Debunked)
Humane Society Uncovers Unconscionable Animal Cruelty in Kentucky
John Deike, EcoWatch – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 24th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Humane Society Uncovers Unconscionable Animal Cruelty in Kentucky)
Growing Concern over Japan’s Dolphin Hunt Leads to Widespread Outcry
Andy Butter – YES! Magazine
February 3rd, 2014 ( 1 Comment »)
Victory! India Ends Tests on Animals for Household Products
PETA-People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 3rd, 2014 ( Comments Off on Victory! India Ends Tests on Animals for Household Products)
Crush and Burn: A History of the Global Crackdown on Ivory
Svati Kirsten Narula – The Atlantic
February 3rd, 2014 ( Comments Off on Crush and Burn: A History of the Global Crackdown on Ivory)
The Sadism of the Japanese Dolphin Slaughter: The Blood-Stained Shores of Taiji
Joshua Frank - CounterPunch
January 27th, 2014 ( Comments Off on The Sadism of the Japanese Dolphin Slaughter: The Blood-Stained Shores of Taiji)
U.S. Ambassador Caroline Kennedy “Deeply Concerned” About Japanese Dolphin Hunt
Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 27th, 2014 ( Comments Off on U.S. Ambassador Caroline Kennedy “Deeply Concerned” About Japanese Dolphin Hunt)
250 Dolphins Captured, Prepared for Slaughter in Japan
Hawaii Report – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 20th, 2014 ( Comments Off on 250 Dolphins Captured, Prepared for Slaughter in Japan)
PETA’s [People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals] Donation to Help Save Lives, Animal and Human
Donald G. Mcneil Jr. – International New York Times
January 20th, 2014 ( Comments Off on PETA’s [People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals] Donation to Help Save Lives, Animal and Human)
Anti-Whaling Activists Stage Season’s 1st Attack against Japanese Fleet
The Asahi Shimbun – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 13th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Anti-Whaling Activists Stage Season’s 1st Attack against Japanese Fleet)
6 Crimes against Nature Perpetrated by the Food Industry
Martha Rosenberg, EcoWatch – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 30th, 2013 ( Comments Off on 6 Crimes against Nature Perpetrated by the Food Industry)
Undercover Video Exposes Alleged Cruelty at Digiorno Dairy Supplier
Lindsay Abrams - Salon
December 16th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Undercover Video Exposes Alleged Cruelty at Digiorno Dairy Supplier)
The Stomach-Churning Reason That Meat Is So Cheap
Lindsay Abrams - Salon
December 16th, 2013 ( Comments Off on The Stomach-Churning Reason That Meat Is So Cheap)
Scientists Sign Declaration That Animals Have Conscious Awareness-Just Like Humans
Higher Perspectives – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 16th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Scientists Sign Declaration That Animals Have Conscious Awareness-Just Like Humans)
Japanese Govt’s Websites Hacked by Anonymous over Dolphin Hunt
Tokyo Times – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 25th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Japanese Govt’s Websites Hacked by Anonymous over Dolphin Hunt)
Texas Club Auctions Right to Hunt Endangered Rhino: Killing It to Save It
Michael Graczyk, AP – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 4th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Texas Club Auctions Right to Hunt Endangered Rhino: Killing It to Save It)
Brazilians Occupying Research Lab Ignite National Debate on Animal Testing
Antonio Pasolini, Occupy – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 4th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Brazilians Occupying Research Lab Ignite National Debate on Animal Testing)
Blackfish: Highlighting the Plight of Captive Orcas
Rose Aguilar – Al Jazeera
November 4th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Blackfish: Highlighting the Plight of Captive Orcas)
All Animals Are Equal
Peter Singer – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 28th, 2013 ( Comments Off on All Animals Are Equal)
Factory Farming: The True Price of a Pork Chop
Susanne Amann, Michael Fröhlingsdorf and Udo Ludwig – Der Spiegel
October 28th, 2013 ( 1 Comment »)
Meatless in Munich: Oktoberfest Introduces Vegan Food Options
Friederike Heine – Der Spiegel
September 30th, 2013 ( 1 Comment »)
Exxon Sonar Surveying Blamed for the Deaths of 100 Whales Near Madagascar
Agence France Presse – Huffington Post
September 30th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Exxon Sonar Surveying Blamed for the Deaths of 100 Whales Near Madagascar)
The Best Countries in the World for Vegetarians
The Guardian – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 30th, 2013 ( 1 Comment »)
Whales: US Navy Ignores California’s Call to Curb Training Involving Sonar, Underwater Blasts
Maureen Nandini Mitra – Earth Island Journal
September 11th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Whales: US Navy Ignores California’s Call to Curb Training Involving Sonar, Underwater Blasts)
Navy: Training, Testing May Kill Whales, Dolphins
Audrey McAvoy - Time
September 2nd, 2013 ( Comments Off on Navy: Training, Testing May Kill Whales, Dolphins)
In Science Terms, Japan Has No Need At All to Kill Whales
Rowan Hooper – The Japan Times
August 19th, 2013 ( Comments Off on In Science Terms, Japan Has No Need At All to Kill Whales)
Costa Rica Closes Zoos—Where Will the Animals Go?
Kip Patrick, National Geographic – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Costa Rica Closes Zoos—Where Will the Animals Go?)
How Companies Try to Keep You from Seeing Where Your Meat Comes From
Ocean Robbins – Huffington Post
August 12th, 2013 ( Comments Off on How Companies Try to Keep You from Seeing Where Your Meat Comes From)
Is There Anything Truly Sustainable or Humane About Eating Meat?
Joshua Frank - CounterPunch
July 15th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Is There Anything Truly Sustainable or Humane About Eating Meat?)
The Emotional Lives of Animals
Marc Bekoff – YES! Magazine
July 15th, 2013 ( Comments Off on The Emotional Lives of Animals)
India’s Guilt-Free Makeup: Testing Cosmetics on Animals Banned
Janani Sampath – The Times of India
July 1st, 2013 ( Comments Off on India’s Guilt-Free Makeup: Testing Cosmetics on Animals Banned)
Whale-War Fugitive: Q. & A. with Paul Watson
Raffi Khatchadourian – The New Yorker
June 17th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Whale-War Fugitive: Q. & A. with Paul Watson)
India Bans Captive Dolphin Shows as ‘Morally Unacceptable’
News Editor – Environment News Service
May 27th, 2013 ( 1 Comment »)
In Vietnam, Rhino Horns Worth Their Weight in Gold
Marwaan Macan-Markar – Inter Press Service-IPS
May 27th, 2013 ( Comments Off on In Vietnam, Rhino Horns Worth Their Weight in Gold)
Elephant Poaching On Rise in Chaos-Hit Central African Republic
Bate Felix, Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 13th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Elephant Poaching On Rise in Chaos-Hit Central African Republic)
Gagging on Ag-gag Laws: Who Are the Real Animal Farm ‘Terrorists?’
Jim Hightower, Creators – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 13th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Gagging on Ag-gag Laws: Who Are the Real Animal Farm ‘Terrorists?’)
Animals Should Be Off the Menu
Philip Wollen – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 22nd, 2013 ( Comments Off on Animals Should Be Off the Menu)
Taping of Farm Cruelty Is Becoming the Crime
Richard A. Oppel Jr. – The New York Times
April 15th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Taping of Farm Cruelty Is Becoming the Crime)
(Português) Paredes de Vidro: Fotógrafo Capta Reação das Pessoas ao Testemunharem Sofrimento dos Animais em Matadouro
Michelle Kretzer (PETA) - ANDA Agência de Notícias de Direitos Animais
April 1st, 2013 ( Comments Off on (Português) Paredes de Vidro: Fotógrafo Capta Reação das Pessoas ao Testemunharem Sofrimento dos Animais em Matadouro)
Shh! Will U.S. Navy Turn It Down for Whales and Dolphins?
Peter Pearsall – YES! Magazine
April 1st, 2013 ( Comments Off on Shh! Will U.S. Navy Turn It Down for Whales and Dolphins?)
(Português) Carne de Cavalo e Especismo
Marcela Godoy, Consciência Animal – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 18th, 2013 ( Comments Off on (Português) Carne de Cavalo e Especismo)
(Português) Do Que Um Cão Precisa
Marcela Godoy, Consciência Animal – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 18th, 2013 ( 1 Comment »)
How I Learned to Stop Apologizing for Being Vegetarian
JC Niala – Waging Nonviolence
February 4th, 2013 ( Comments Off on How I Learned to Stop Apologizing for Being Vegetarian)
Are You Man Enough To Go Vegan?
Victoria Martindale – The Independent
November 12th, 2012 ( Comments Off on Are You Man Enough To Go Vegan?)
What’s So Scary About a Vegetarian Future?
Dr Victoria Martindale – The Independent
September 17th, 2012 ( Comments Off on What’s So Scary About a Vegetarian Future?)
Investigation Exposes Cruelty at Foie Gras Farms
Carlota Cortes – Inter Press Service - IPS
August 13th, 2012 ( Comments Off on Investigation Exposes Cruelty at Foie Gras Farms)
Meeting of the Portuguese Movement for the Abolition of Bullfighting with the Prime Minister
MFAB – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 21st, 2012 ( Comments Off on Meeting of the Portuguese Movement for the Abolition of Bullfighting with the Prime Minister)
Political Party for Animal Rights Formed in Turkey
Today’s Zaman, Istanbul – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 19th, 2012 ( Comments Off on Political Party for Animal Rights Formed in Turkey)
All Red Meat Is Bad For You, New Study Says
Eryn Brown - Los Angeles Times
March 19th, 2012 ( Comments Off on All Red Meat Is Bad For You, New Study Says)
The Martyrdom of Elephants: A Sad Tale of Greed
Julie Owono – Al Jazeera
March 12th, 2012 ( 1 Comment »)
The Scary Danger of Meat (Even For Those Who Don’t Eat It)
Martha Rosenberg - AlterNet
February 6th, 2012 ( Comments Off on The Scary Danger of Meat (Even For Those Who Don’t Eat It))
Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act Threatens Activism
Will Potter, Jurist – TRANSCEND Media Service\
February 6th, 2012 ( Comments Off on Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act Threatens Activism)
Meat Eaters – You Are Daredevils or Dumb. Or Both
Barbara Ellen - The Observer
January 23rd, 2012 ( Comments Off on Meat Eaters – You Are Daredevils or Dumb. Or Both)
Thousands of Dogs and Other Animals Spared Cruel Chemical Tests in Europe
Humane Society International/Europe – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 23rd, 2012 ( Comments Off on Thousands of Dogs and Other Animals Spared Cruel Chemical Tests in Europe)
FBI Tracking Videotapers as Terrorists?
Dean Kuipers – Los Angeles Times
January 9th, 2012 ( Comments Off on FBI Tracking Videotapers as Terrorists?)
School Field Trip Tour of Slaughterhouse Traumatizes Children
Newsweak – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 2nd, 2012 ( 1 Comment »)
‘Most’ Biomedical Chimp Research Declared ‘Unnecessary’ by Federal Agency
Meredith Wadman of Nature magazine – Scientific American
December 26th, 2011 ( Comments Off on ‘Most’ Biomedical Chimp Research Declared ‘Unnecessary’ by Federal Agency)
In The Bullrings of Portugal, the Horse Is the Star of the Show
The Independent – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 24th, 2011 ( Comments Off on In The Bullrings of Portugal, the Horse Is the Star of the Show)
Moral Progress and Animal Welfare
Peter Singer – Project Syndicate
July 18th, 2011 ( Comments Off on Moral Progress and Animal Welfare)
The 3 Reasons To Give Up Meat (And 1 Not To)
Ben Ralston, Elephant Journal – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 11th, 2011 ( Comments Off on The 3 Reasons To Give Up Meat (And 1 Not To))
Australian Cattle Trade Halted Over ‘Cruelty’
AP – The Independent
June 6th, 2011 ( Comments Off on Australian Cattle Trade Halted Over ‘Cruelty’)
Foodies vs. Darwin: How Meat Eaters Ignore Science
James McWilliams – Atlantic Monthly
May 23rd, 2011 ( 2 Comments »)
10 Best Things We Can Do for Animals
Jane Goodall – Yes! Magazine
April 4th, 2011 ( 1 Comment »)
Humane Meat? No Such Thing
Sunaura Taylor – Yes! Magazine
April 4th, 2011 ( Comments Off on Humane Meat? No Such Thing)
Our Animal Selves
Linda Hogan – Yes! Magazine
March 21st, 2011 ( Comments Off on Our Animal Selves)
Sorry, PETA: Undercover Farm Videos May Become Outlawed
Tralee Pearce - Globe and Mail
March 14th, 2011 ( Comments Off on Sorry, PETA: Undercover Farm Videos May Become Outlawed)
Japan: Whaling Policy in Choppy Waters
Suvendrini Kakuchi – Inter Press Service-IPS
March 7th, 2011 ( Comments Off on Japan: Whaling Policy in Choppy Waters)
The Emotional Lives of Animals
Marc Bekoff – Yes! Magazine
March 7th, 2011 ( Comments Off on The Emotional Lives of Animals)
Japan Forced to Halt Whaling in Antarctic As Activists Claim Victory
David McNeill in Tokyo – The Independent
February 21st, 2011 ( 1 Comment »)
The Religious Excuse for Barbarity
Johann Hari – The Independent
November 29th, 2010 ( Comments Off on The Religious Excuse for Barbarity)
‘Holy Cows’ to Produce Britain’s Most Expensive Milks
Louise Gray, Environment Correspondent – Telegraph
November 8th, 2010 ( Comments Off on ‘Holy Cows’ to Produce Britain’s Most Expensive Milks)
Japanese Hunt Dolphins into the Cove, Once More
Ravi Somaiya - Newsweek
September 6th, 2010 ( Comments Off on Japanese Hunt Dolphins into the Cove, Once More)
Inching Away From Bullfighting and Its Macho B.S.
T.L. Caswell – Truthdig
August 30th, 2010 ( 2 Comments »)
Giving Up Meat for a Better World
Katja Thimm - Spiegel
August 23rd, 2010 ( Comments Off on Giving Up Meat for a Better World)
Steak or Veggie Burger: Which is Greener?
Kiera Butler – Mother Jones
July 26th, 2010 ( Comments Off on Steak or Veggie Burger: Which is Greener?)
Animal Rights Activists Win Dissent Victory
Bill Quigley and Rachel Meeropol - Truthout
July 26th, 2010 ( Comments Off on Animal Rights Activists Win Dissent Victory)
The Whale-Saving Petition
Pía Figueroa – Pressenza International Press Agency
July 5th, 2010 ( Comments Off on The Whale-Saving Petition)
Victory for Anti-Whaling Campaigners
Michael McCarthy, Environment Editor – The Independent
June 28th, 2010 ( Comments Off on Victory for Anti-Whaling Campaigners)
A Victory for the Whalers, a Defeat for Humanity
Philip Hoare – The Independent
June 28th, 2010 ( Comments Off on A Victory for the Whalers, a Defeat for Humanity)
Death by Hamburger?
Kiera Butler – Mother Jones
June 28th, 2010 ( Comments Off on Death by Hamburger?)
End of Moratorium on Whaling Threatens More Blood in the Seas
Michael McCarthy, Environment Editor – The Independent
June 7th, 2010 ( Comments Off on End of Moratorium on Whaling Threatens More Blood in the Seas)
Can You Be an Environmentalist and Still Eat Meat?
Vanessa Barrington - EcoSalon
June 7th, 2010 ( Comments Off on Can You Be an Environmentalist and Still Eat Meat?)
Australia Acts over Japan Whaling
Al Jazeera – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 7th, 2010 ( Comments Off on Australia Acts over Japan Whaling)
Why Humane Meat Is an Oxymoron
Michele Simon - Alternet
May 24th, 2010 ( Comments Off on Why Humane Meat Is an Oxymoron)
Is There Anything Truly Sustainable or Humane About Eating Meat?
Joshua Frank - AlterNet
May 10th, 2010 ( Comments Off on Is There Anything Truly Sustainable or Humane About Eating Meat?)
ENGLAND: MINISTER SIGNALS BAN ON CIRCUS WILD ANIMALS
Martin Hickman – The Independent
March 26th, 2010 ( Comments Off on ENGLAND: MINISTER SIGNALS BAN ON CIRCUS WILD ANIMALS)
LITTLE CELEBRATION AS CITES ENDS
Nick Clark – AlJazeera
March 26th, 2010 ( Comments Off on LITTLE CELEBRATION AS CITES ENDS)
WHALING: THE GREAT BETRAYAL
Michael McCarthy, Environment Editor – The Independent
March 23rd, 2010 ( Comments Off on WHALING: THE GREAT BETRAYAL)
BID TO REOPEN ELEPHANT IVORY TRADE REJECTED
Paul Armstrong - CNN
March 23rd, 2010 ( Comments Off on BID TO REOPEN ELEPHANT IVORY TRADE REJECTED)
Vegetarianism against Global Hunger
EVANA-Swiss Union for Vegetarianism - TRANSCEND Media Service
October 16th, 2008 ( Comments Off on Vegetarianism against Global Hunger)