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BULLFIGHTING- Take Action!
2 years ago
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Most petitions are in Spanish, we're sorry but it's not possible to post their translation here, but they're all to stop/ban this cruel "tradition"
1- http://www.change.org/petitions/stop-toro-de-la-vega-2012
2- http://www.avaaz.org/en/petition/Abolicion_del_Toro_de_la_Vega/
3- http://www.change.org/petitions/alcalde-de-tordesillas-decimos-no-al-toro-de-la-vega
4- http://www.rompeunalanza.com/
5- http://www.change.org/petitions/paremos-el-patrocinio-del-toro-de-la-vega
6- http://www.change.org/petitions/prohibici%C3%B3n-del-torneo-del-toro-de-la-vega
7- http://www.change.org/petitions/alcalde-de-tordesillas-y-el-ministro-de-cultura-de-espa%C3%B1a-no-m%C3%A1s-toro-de-la-vega-espa%C3%B1a-necesita-escuchar-los-gritos-del-mundo
8- http://www.change.org/petitions/ayuntamiento-de-tordesillas-y-ministro-de-cultura-por-la-prohibici%C3%B3n-del-torneo-del-toro-de-la-vega
9- http://www.change.org/petitions/alcalde-de-tordesillas-que-se-prohiba-el-lanceamiento-del-toro-de-tordesillas-en-septiembre
10- http://www.change.org/petitions/no-al-toro-de-la-vega-no-al-sufrimiento-animal
11- http://www.change.org/petitions/corporaci%C3%B3n-municipal-de-tordesillas-embajada-de-espa%C3%B1a-en-m%C3%A9xico-no-m%C3%A1s-torneo-del-toro-de-vega-no-m%C3%A1s-crueldad-disfrazada-de-cultura
12- http://www.change.org/petitions/d-jos%C3%A9-antonio-gonz%C3%A1lez-poncela-alcalde-de-tordesillas-indulto-para-volante-abolici%C3%B3n-ya-del-toro-de-la-vega
13- http://www.change.org/petitions/alcaldesa-de-tordesillas-y-patronato-del-toro-de-la-vega-poner-fin-al-torneo-del-toro-de-la-vega-en-tordesillas-valladolid
14- http://www.change.org/petitions/
2 years ago
87
Spain: Stop Stabbing Bulls to Death ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, cruelty, suffering, protection )
Cher - 1 day ago - peta2.com
Please write to the regional Ministry of Culture and Tourism, the mayor of Tordesillas, and the Tordesillas Tourism Office and urge officials to end this cruel and sadistic "celebration" permanently!
2 years ago
83
Stop Animal Torture in Spanish Festivals ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, AnimalWelfare, protection, suffering, environment )
Cher - 6 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
On the second Tuesday in September, the town of Tordesillas in Valladolid, Spain, hosts a blood festival called "El Toro de la Vega." During the festival, a bull is released into the countryside followed by dozens of people who pursue the bull
2 years ago
135
Don't Show Bullfights on Public TV ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, suffering, protection, environment )
Cher - 12 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
State financed Spanish public TV station RTVE is planning to screen a bullfighting festival on September 5, 2012, after six years of not showing bullfights. The fighting is planned to air live at 6PM, during a 5PM-8PM children's viewing period
2 years ago
187
Demand Bullfighting To End ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering )
Cher - 13 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Each year, more then 40,000 bulls are sadly killed. Bullfighting is inhumane and cruel. Even before the bullfight there is much pain that a bull has to go through. Before a fight, bulls are beaten,drugged,hurt,and much more,to give the bull a
2 years ago
120
Anti-Bullfighting City Forced to Host Bullfight ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, protection, suffering, environment )
Cher - 20 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Recently, Braga's Administrative Court decided that "the right to exercise a cultural right was being infringed," and set up a temporary bull ring in Viano do Castelo against the town hall's wishes. Organizers expect 2,800 attenders
2 years ago

All sadly signed. Thanks Nyack & Cher.

2 years ago
75
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Torturing Bulls in Spanish Town

Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animalcruelty, animalrights, running of the bulls, bullfighting, abuse, death, wildlife, wildanimals, animals, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, cruelty, suffering, protection, slaughter, goodnews, sadness, humans )
Cal - 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Put an end to the barbaric killing of bulls in the annual Toro de la Vega festival.Keeping with tradition is sorry justification for continuing such an outrageously cruel sport. Sign this petition and tell the Ministry of Culture and Tourism and Tordesil
2 years ago
4
ACTION ALERT: Urge Officials to Stop Bull-Torture Festival ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !

Animals  (tags: bulls, chased, tortured, beaten, stabbed, toro de lago, horrific cruelty, savage evil cruelty, authorities )
Simone - 11 hours ago - peta.org
Despite worldwide condemnation of the killing of bulls for "entertainment," the Toro de la Vega continues to take place every September in Tordesillas, Spain. During this "festival," a lone bull is harassed and chased through the streets and into a field
2 years ago
ACTION ALERT: Stop Toro De La Vega- Sadistic Torture of Bulls! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !

Animals  (tags: savage evil cruelty, chased, tortured, speared, horrendous cruelty, toro de vega, authorities )
Simone - 10 hours ago - occupyforanimals.org
Afligido, dying and trapped, waiting for the afflicted person in charge of cutting the spine at the neck. But this person did not appear so they tried to kill him, hitting him in the head with various objects.
2 years ago
68
ACTION ALERT: Against Support for Bullfights in the News! PLEASE SIGN !

Animals  (tags: bulls, tortured, savagery, evil cruelty, suffering, authorites, banning )
Simone - 33 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Torture is not culture. - In bullfights, they enter the ring at a disadvantage as they intersect with wounds before the show, and in strategic locations that cause pain and can not "focus" in the fight. Sometimes even with chemicals in his eyes from
Anonymous
2 years ago

All signed. Thank you all.

2 years ago

Does it ever stop ????

Petition 68 is closed !

Thanks Nyack

2 years ago
45
Tell Coca-Cola to Stop Sponsoring Bullfights ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, abuse, cruelty, suffering, protection, environment )
Cher - 38 minutes ago - thepetitionsite.com
Bullfighting is not a fight at all. It's a systematic torture killing that pits a gang of armed thugs against a lone, frightened, and wounded animal. Bullfighting is the most indefensible type of animal abuse.
2 years ago

signed and shared on FB (lucky they unblock me)

2 years ago
5
Stop Bullfighting in Mexico ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, environment, protection, suffering )
Cher - 49 minutes ago - thepetitionsite.com
The blood sport of bullfighting continues in Mexico City, despite it having recently been abolished in regions of Spain. The barbaric tradition continues and more bulls are killed in Mexico City than anywhere else in the world.
Anonymous
2 years ago

Signed. Thank you Nyack and Cher.

2 years ago

All signed and Noted,some closed :-0 Thnx Nyack ,Cher, and Simone

2 years ago

All signed except #68 (it's closed) Thanks.

2 years ago
28
Bullfighting Isn't Culture, It's Cruelty ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, killing, environment, protection, suffering )
Cher - 3 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Every year, about 250,000 bulls are killed in bullfights -- stabbed multiple times with barbed lances and banderillas (spiked wooden sticks) before suffering slow, agonizing deaths in front of an audience, including children.
Anonymous
2 years ago

Already signed.

2 years ago

Maria, You signed on July 26, 2012.
Your signature has been delivered to:
The United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)

2 years ago
6
Stop Bullfighting Festivals in France ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering )
Cher - 22 minutes ago - thepetitionsite.com
Ferias of Nimes festivals in France are held twice a year and last for 5 days. They centre around bullfighting (the corrida) and are held in celebration of the bull and its fighting spirit.
2 years ago

All Signed including the Last One (6) Nyack and Cher :-0 ..

Anonymous
2 years ago

Already signed. Thank you.

2 years ago
42
Stop Setting Live Bulls on Fire in Spain ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering )
Cher - 10 minutes ago - forcechange.com
Although Spain is known for its rich culture and traditions, many of these traditions involve severe cruelty toward bulls. The annual tradition in the little town of Medinaceli located in the city of Soria, Spain is called Toro de Fuego or Toro Jubilo,
Anonymous
2 years ago

Signed. Thank you Nyack and Cher.

2 years ago

All signed and Noted and (42) Nyack,Cher and Simone ..

2 years ago
7
Stop This Bloody Festival in Spain Now ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, suffering, protection, environment )
Cher - 26 minutes ago - theanimalrescuesite.com
Write to Spain's Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy asking that he intervene on this cruel event in the name of humane treatment of all animals.
Anonymous
2 years ago

All done, thanks.

Anonymous
2 years ago


This post was modified from its original form on 23 Sep, 9:32
2 years ago

All signed. Thanks Nyack & Cher.

2 years ago
50
Urge Officials to Stop Bull-Torture Festival ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, suffering, protection, environment )
Cher - 1 hour ago - thepetitionsite.com
Despite worldwide condemnation of the killing of bulls for "entertainment," the Toro de la Vega continues to take place every September in Tordesillas, Spain. During this "festival," a lone bull is harassed and chased through the streets and into a field
2 years ago

Noted and Current Signed Thnx Nyack and Cher ..

Anonymous
2 years ago

Signed, thanks.

11
End The Brutal Algemesi Bullfights ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, suffering, protection, environment )
Cher - 51 minutes ago - thepetitionsite.com
The vicious blood sport of Algemesi bullfighting tortures and beats young bulls in front of a cheering crowd. This cultural tradition is supposed to symbolize honor and grace, but the reality is that gangs of armed men savagely bully a single defenseless
Anonymous

Done, thanks.

Algemesi bullfighting

signed...another blood sport that needs to be history and finished.

Signed Nyack and Cher :0 Thnx

all signed and shared.

TY going back as far as I can

23
URGENT: Bulls Tortured By Fire in Sadistic Spanish Festival ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, suffering, protection, environment )
Cher - 2 hours ago - secure.peta.org
Please contact Soria officials and politely urge them to ban Toro Jubilo starting this year! Remind them that Toro Jubilo is a sadistic and archaic event that has no place in today's society, and let them know that you and everyone you know will boycott
Anonymous

Signed, thanks.

36
Bulls Set on Fire in Spain ! ? PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, protection, suffering, environment )
Cher - 5 hours ago - secure.peta.org
During this cruel event, residents affix balls of flammable tar (or pitch) to the horns of terrified, restrained bulls. The balls of tar are then set on fire, and the panicked animals--either tied to stakes in public squares or released to run madly
Anonymous

all signed

Anonymous

Signed, thanks.

22
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Setting Bulls on Fire at the Toro Jubilo Festival in Spain!

Animals  (tags: protection, animaladvocates, cruelty, animalwelfare, animals, killing, animalcruelty )
Cal - 8 hours ago - secure.peta.org
Every year in November, a bizarre and nightmarish festival known as "Toro Jubilo" is held in Soria, Spain.During this cruel event, residents affix and ignite balls of flammable tar (or pitch) to the horns of terrified, restrained bulls.
Anonymous

Signed. Thank you.

Noted, signed and sent messages current Nyack, Cher, Cal, Simone and Diane B :0

This post was modified from its original form on 13 Nov, 11:01

Anonymous

Done, thank you.

67
Stop Bullfighting in Peru ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, environment, protection, suffering )
Cher - 4 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Of the 5 Latin American countries that participate in bullfighting, Peru is the fourth.

Noted and signed current Nyack and Cher :0 Thank-You EveryOne :0 13/12

Action taken

All current Nyack and Cher :0 15/12

12
Thank Mayor in Columbia for Closing Bullring ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, environment, protection, suffering )
Cher - 1 hour ago - thepetitionsite.com
The mayor of Bogota, Columbia, Gustavo Petro, has decided to close the city's bullring, and will use the arena for cultural and educational activities. According to the mayor 'the bullring Santamaria will be part of the district education system,
Anonymous

Signed thank you

11
Stop The Return Of Bullfighting to TV ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, killing )
Cher - 57 minutes ago - avaaz.org
One argument for bullfighting is "it is part of our culture". The same could be said of witch burning or freak shows. Bullfighting is an horrendous sport, targeting a defenseless, drugged animal for 'entertainment'. If we don't do something now the cruel
hot!!!  |&
65
France- Stop Bullfighting Festival ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, environment, protection, suffering )
Cher - 4 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Ferias of Nimes festivals in France are held twice a year and last for 5 days. They center around bullfighting (the corrida) and are held in celebration of the bull and its fighting spirit.
6
URGENT: Ask Spain to Make the Right Decision on Bullfighting ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, environment, protection, suffering )
Cher - 17 minutes ago - secure.peta.org
Bullfighting is shameful, violent animal abuse dressed up as "sport." Yet, despite growing condemnation of this cruel tradition, the Spanish government is currently considering whether or not to recommend that bullfighting be protected as a national

All Petitions have been signed and edited emails sent! Up to date! Thank you. 

Thanks Nyack, all signed.

France is obviously part of the 'culture as an excuse for sadistic cruelty' brigade. Shame on them.

24
UK: Stop Funding Bullfights With Taxes ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, environment, protection, suffering )
Cher - 3 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Every year, £110 million of taxpayer money is given to Spanish farmers who use their pastures to raise fighting bulls. Under the guise of "Common Agriculture Policy," these federal subsidies are the key support that keeps the bullfighting industry from

Thanks Nyack, already signed.

70
Stop The Fire Bull Fiestas ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, environment, protection, suffering )
Cher - 5 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
A roped bull has flaming torches attached to its horns in events across Spain, know as Fire Bull Fiestas, or El Toro Jubilo, or Toro de Fuego, ("bull on fire").
66
URGENT: Ask Spain to Stop Bullfighting ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, environment, protection, suffering )
Cher - 4 hours ago - secure.peta.org
Prior to the fight, bulls are intentionally debilitated in various ways: They're often deprived of food and a few inches of their horns are sometimes sawed off to expose the nerve and impair their coordination in an illegal practice called "shaving."

Thank you, signed.

Anonymous

signed 27/5,thank you nyack

Me too, signed

56
Please Oppose Plans to Protect Bullfighting ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, environment, protection, suffering )
Cher - 2 hours ago - action.petaasiapacific.com
Bullfighting is shameful, violent animal abuse dressed up as "sport." Yet despite growing condemnation of this cruel tradition, the Spanish government is currently considering whether or not to recommend that bullfighting be protected as a national

Done - thanks. 

Signed and Shared.  Thank you 

2 months ago
36
Mayor of Guadalajara Jalisco Mexico ... Allow No More Bullfights ! PLEASE SIGN ! !


Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, cruelty, protection, suffering )
Cher - 2 hours ago - secure.avaaz.org

Bullfighting is an act of cruelty and cowardice, stop this barbarism, which enforce the law against animal abuse, no more bullfights in Guadalajara, also closing Taurine Academy.

send

2 months ago

Signed thanks