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”
A couple of days ago I wrote “The Myth of Vegan Progress in Israel.” Already that article is the 9th most read on this site and has been shared on […]
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 […]
Two weeks ago I commented on the markedly different response to the death of Corporal Nathan Cirillo and hundreds of suicides in the Canadian Military. Probing our collective grief and […]