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Vicki M.

""Take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented." ~Elie Weisel~"

Austin, TX, USA
female
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Pre-K teacher
Speaks: English
Joined Oct 6, 2004
Causes: Animal Welfare


 
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Chimpanzees have been known to perform dexterity tests with lightning speed, even while distracted. These speciesist tests, conducted within the meaningless context of a laboratory, are frivolous and disrespectful. A chimpanzee does not behave like a chimpanzee in the unnatural setting of a lab. At best, the experimenters only revealed their own lack of intelligence for coming up with such tests. And what about college students given the same dexterity tests? All promptly failed.


The tests executed in the following labs are much more sinister—unethically brutalizing our fellow primates with AIDS, cancer, radiation, torture, and other terrible agonies.









 
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Groups A group about Bono, Activists Against Factory Farming, Animal Action Group-writing letters to help animals worldwide., Animal Petitions, Animals are Children Too!, Ask the Vet Techs, Bhagavad- Gita As it is, Black Cat Teddy & Friends, Elephant Lovers, Fairy Dust, Friend Of The Week, Greenpeace, HSUS-The Humane Society of the United States, Jane Goodall Institute: Race for the Primates more »
Hometown Austin 
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Birthday Aug 03  
Languages English  
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  Lifestyle
Pets 9 cats and 13 finches  
Activist Aspirations Casual
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Religions  
Eating Habits Enjoy WINE, Drink Loads Of Water, Keep it Healthy  
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My Philosophy
What Gives Me Hope Seeing the sun, a smiling face, the laughter of a child, remembering that God created all things.
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by Create peace for ALL living beings. We need to forgive more and hate less.
What/who changed my life and why YOGA
What Bugs Me liars, intolerance, indifferance, injustice, hypocrisy, ignorance, hate, gossips, Evil people, Any one that would hurt a child, Any one that would hurt an animal, arrogance  
Passions spirituality, making a difference, laughter, earth, children, animals  
Inspirations peacemakers, peace, love, god, the beauty of nature, Birds chirping, a gentle breeze  
What Scares Me global warming, Religious Extremism, Violent people, War - Cruelty - Greed - Indifference, Shootings in Our Schools, Ignorance and evil, current USA administration, Criminals that are young and violent, abusers  
  Favorites
Role Models Jane Goodall, Princess Diana, Mother Teresa, Mahatma Gandhi, Jesus Christ, Dalai Lama  
Quotation ACCORDING TO THE BIBLE, God granted humanity ďdominionĒ over Godís Creation. More and more, faithful Christians are coming to see ďdominionĒ as a sacred responsibility, rather than as a license to do whatever we want with the earth or Godís animals. Our dominion over Godís Creation should be patterned on Godís loving, compassionate dominion over us. If we fail to show love for Godís Creation or mercy for Godís creatures, should we expect God to protect us from the consequences of our own heartlessness and self-indulgence?
~Christian Vegetarian Association~
Interests wildlife, The Elephant Sanctuary, The Humane Society, IFAW, National Wildlife  
Books yoga books, Yoga magazines, spirituality  
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Can't Live Without My cats!!  
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