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“Humanity is rich in folly, but it’s hard to think of a folly more mind-bogglingly stupendous than that of transforming infinitely rich, diverse, dense jungle into desert in a few years’ time for the sake of a few more hamburgers” Howard F. Lyman, 1998, Mad Cowboy, p.149
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“Although many vegans in the USA believe they are practicing “cruelty free” consumption by saving the life of a non-human animal by eating vegan chocolate products, those who purchase non-fair trade coca products may be causing cruelty to thousands ofhuman beingsliving in the global South” Amie Breeze Harper, 2008, ‘Race as a “Feeble Matter”’

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Campaigning Organisations Concerned with the ethics of 
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  • European Coalition to End Animal Experiments (in French, German, Spanish and English. Gives alternatives to animal testing and information about current legislation)
  • National Anti-Vivisection Society, The (UK. Gives alternatives to animal testing and information about current legislation)


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Posted: Sunday November 23, 2008, 10:40 am
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\n \r\n\nFrom Phil:\r\nHi my friends, I know there are lot of petitions, all of it need signatures. Some petitions are online since a so long time, the authors can\'t send it to the targets, no chance to be heard with only a few signatures. Thank you fo...
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\\nZEN was suspended by Eric with no warning. We don\\\'t know any reasons nor how long it will last....\\r\\nI asked about it on the forum but my post was immediately deleted. 2 threads and petitions about Zen also. And 2 her help-groups. :-(\\r\\nUntill to...
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\\n \\r\\nIn recognition of the environmental benefits of a plant-based diet, the Sierra  Club  is  pleased  to announce a week  long  vegan “volunteer  vacation”  in  Yosemite National Park, Calif...
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(1 comments  |  discussions ) — \\nZEN was suspended by Eric with no warning. We don\\\'t know any reasons nor how long it will last....\\r\\nI asked about it on the forum but my post was immediately deleted. 2 threads and petitions about Zen also. And 2 her help-groups. :-(\\r\\nUntill to... more
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Message: Petitions that stop abuse to the speechless by Aza a.
(0 comments  |  discussions ) — \\nCan someone please tell me why petitions that want to end animal abuse,end the on going pain being inflected on the poor helpless animals. Paim that only ends when the animal dies.\\r\\nIs it that the 23 plus million members don\\\'t care or understand ... more
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(0 comments  |  discussions ) — \\nThis is Venus Marquez\\\'s friend, Gina Arellano. Venus is a friend of my daughter Nikka.  She seems to be covered in rashes/sores due to possibly chickenpox and needs to raise at least 200 Euros - about $275 US - to cover medical expenses.\\r\\nIf... more
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Message: Free Puppy Ads In Terrifying Abundance! by Karen O.
(0 comments  |  0 discussions ) — I was so upset, when on my homepage, in the news section...there appearred, all sorts of advertisements all over, for free puppies...these are surely going to reappear in the future,  as horrific abuse cases.  What is wrong with people? Do t... more
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