Is Israel the “most vegan” country in the world? According to PeTA, Mercy for Animals, FARM, 269life, dXe, Sea Shepherd and a host of other grassroots and national animal advocacy […]
A week ago today a man, who had been living in a shelter, drove to the Parliament buildings in Ottawa and opened fire on Corporal Nathan Cirillo – one of […]
Bindi Irwin, daughter of deceased conservationist and entertainer Steve Irwin, announced this week on Good Morning America that she will be partnering with SeaWorld promoting seaworldkids.com and an initiative called […]
Background I’ve written about 50 versions of this in my head. An original working title was called “Guest Ethics: Veganism in the Occupied Territories.” I liked it for a while […]
TORONTO, ON – Social media lit up with outrage this afternoon with video of an Onkwehon:we War Veteran, Davyn Calfchild, being arrested at a public Toronto Remembrance Day Ceremony. The […]
One foot of my organizing is placed squarely in the anti-captivity movement. As such, I’ve sat through years of witnessing the great advocacy being done by folks like Paul Watson, […]
In the middle of an extreme weather event, one brought on by the environmentally destructive practices of humans, we congregated around laughing at a “cute” and “fun” video of a captive Giant Panda in the US. In finding solace in this video we repeat the same self defeating cycle though – we respond to unease over our lack of control of the natural world by laughing at our near domination of another species.
With data updated to 2014, Israel remains among the heaviest consumers of meat per capita in the world, and can now claim the title of the largest consumers of chicken in the world (per capita).
Canada is entering the largest human migration in human history since WW II with a 50% decrease in refugee claims and a 30% drop in acceptances
“Wow! The vegan revolution in Israel is undeniable” claims one of the world’s largest animal advocacy organizations Mercy for Animals. Like other animal advocacy groups in North America, Mercy for Animals has been quick to announce “Israel Goes Vegan”
Last week Caitlyn Jenner, former 1976 Decathlon Olympic Champion and long celebrated as one of the best athletes to ever live, graced the cover of Vanity Fair in her first […]
I wish I could say I was shocked, but after seeing similar sentiments after the tsunami in Japan in 2011 (re: dolphin hunts), I was more in bunker mode just […]
It has been over a month since I’ve written anything and that could stretch on even further so I wanted to give a quick update. First things first, our malamute […]