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Laura w spirit of Virgil  Butler

"cyberactivist battling the factory farming industry and all cruelty, giving sanctuary and healing to all who need it"

Pine Ridge, AR, USA
female, age 45
single, 2 children
Speaks: English
Joined Nov 24, 2002
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Joined Nov 24, 2002 Activist Aspirations Rabid 
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Hometown Pine Ridge, AR 
Homepage http://cyberactivist.blogspot.com/  
Birthday Sept 14, 1968  
Languages English  
About Me I had the honor of being The soulmate of Virgil Butler, who worked in a slaughterhouse, then became an animal rights activist fighting for the animals and workers exploited by factory farming and who left a legacy of information, yet died too soon. I don't eat meat, and I fight for what I believe in. I have a website where Virgil discussed his feelings and experiences as a slaughterhouse worker that became a whistle-blower and an outspoken activist seeking to educate others about the inherent horrific problems in factory farming and where I have written a bit myself. He and I worked to improve the lives of the animals and the workers that are both exploited by the industry, and I continue that work now. He and I have received international attention in radio, newspapers, and online. He and I also founded our own group - Activists Against Factory Farming. I also now volunteer for our local Humane Society, am a foster home for animals, operate the websites, and do whatever I can to help the lost. My home is a sanctuary for all who need it, regardless of species, including humans. I do my best each and every day to make a positive difference in the world, work as a healer and spread love and peace, and continue to walk the path we walked together before he became only with me in spirit.
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Pets Cat, Dog, Other  
Activist Aspirations Rabid
Political Leaning Very Liberal
Religions spiritualist, pagan  
Eating Habits Vegan  
Wild Fact About Me
My Philosophy And ye harm none, do what ye will. This includes our animal brethren!
What Gives Me Hope Vegetarianism and organic gardening are on the rise! People DO care!
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by Abolish Factory Farming!
What/who changed my life and why Virgil Butler for being my best friend and soulmate and for loving me for who I REALLY am. Rest in peace, Babes. I will always love you...
What Bugs Me selfishness, hypocrisy, hate, intolerance, arrogance, apathy, indifference, cruelty  
Passions spirituality, peace, nature, making a difference, love, Energy Healing And Love, earth, books, animals  
Inspirations the beauty of nature, unconditional love, peacemakers, People waking and seeing their own light, healers  
What Scares Me War - Cruelty - Greed - Indifference, "Big Brother", hate, apathy  
  Favorites
Role Models anyone standing up for their beliefs, mother, Mahatma Gandhi  
Quotation "Be the change you want to see in the world."
----Gandhi
Interests Spirituality/Philosophy, crystals, crafts, camping, canoeing, PC games, nature, pets, Wildlife, Biodiversity, Environment, Gardening/Farming, Herbs, Holistic Health, Landscaping, Meditation, Mind/Body/Spirit  
Books  
Music classic rock  
Movies  
TV Shows House, Medium, Boston Legal, CSI, 24, The Simpsons, NCIS  
Favorite Foods anything vegan, preferably organic and locally-raised, though, especially if it came from my garden. I  
Favorite Places nature, my cabin in the woods, our riverbank and the woods  
Can't Live Without peace, love, my animal companions, hope, freedom, Mother Nature in all Her forms  
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    Mar 23, 2009 5:51 PM

    Soren G. (2292)
    Thanks for being a friend
    May your life be full of love, light and fun...hugs SOREN - Beats for change - NYERTUN


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    Sep 20, 2008 6:30 AM

    Rhiannon M. (602)
    sorry i am so far behind, hope your birthday was an enchanted day. may your hopes, dreams and wishes come true.
    Hugs
    ~Rhiannon~



    Sep 20, 2007 8:21 AM

    Rhiannon M. (602)

    Thank you Friends are the greatest gift of all.  Thanks for being that gift. Hugs Rhiannon



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    Apr 27, 2007 2:06 AM

    Ivy S. (2169)
    My dear friend, here is something different something special I would like to share with you. It is a beautiful expression of Love.
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    I have found the paradox, that if you love until it hurts, there can be no more hurt, only more love.
    ~Mother Teresa~
    Be happy always!
    Love & hugs - Ivy


    Mar 28, 2007 6:50 PM

    Soren G. (2292)

    PEACE - NYERTUN

    THANK YOU FOR BEING MY FRIEND

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    Feb 7, 2007 7:51 AM

    Titti B. (40)

    Rest in Peace Virgil! 

    You were a brave man! You did so much for the weakest in our society! Bless you.


    Dec 16, 2006 5:12 PM

    Diane M. (31)

    A heart wide open leaves us vulnerable, vulnerable to the most intense love and the most painful sadness.  The burden of knowledge is ours to bear and it is not easy.

    Virgil, you were, are, and always will be an inspiration to all of us.  You have done more to help animals in your lifetime than many of us will. For that, I thank you from the bottom of my heart. Now you are at peace.


    Dec 16, 2006 7:54 AM

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    Dec 16, 2006 5:52 AM

    Emily M. (341)

    You will be missed Virgil...and you will continue to be an inspiration to all of us. 

    Peace to you dear Laura during this difficult time...

    ~Emily


    Dec 16, 2006 3:03 AM

    Billye T. (386)
    Rest In Peace, Virgil. You will be missed.

       
     


    Dec 12, 2006 10:19 AM

    Ivy S. (2169)
    Merry Christmas! May you & yours have a bright and prosperous New Year Virgil and may all your dreams be fulfilled by 2007. Thanks for being a friend. Cheers!!
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    Love & hugs - Ivy

    Dec 10, 2006 7:00 AM

    Emily M. (341)
    Joyful winter wishes!
    *hugs* ~Emily

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    Nov 23, 2006 4:26 AM

    Emily M. (341)
    Virgil, wishing you...

    on Thanksgiving and always!  I am sure the chickens and turkeys are thankful for you! Thanks for all you do for them   *Hugs* ~Emily

    Nov 16, 2006 3:01 AM

    Ivy S. (2169)
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