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Beyond Cecil the Lion: The Grisly and Unethical World of Wildlife Killing Contests
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, US, wildlife-killing-contests, 'hunters', 'sportsmen', Animal Rights, ethics, society, culture, abuse, death, humans, law, news, rights, sadness )

Carrie
- 484 days ago - alternet.org
Every year across the US, thousands of animals are killed in state-sanctioned gun-fests.More than 250 WKCs happened last year alone. The events are legal in every state except CA., which became the first state to ban wildlife killing contests.
SAVING PUPS FROM CHINA'S DOG MEAT FESTIVAL ~ PHOTO GALLERY
Society & Culture  (tags: world, China, Yang Xiaoyun, society, culture, ethics, animal rights, animals, animal abuse, Yulin Dog Meat Festival, Animal rescuers, government, safety, sadness, news, law, abuse, activists, humans, education )

Carrie
- 509 days ago - thedailybeast.com
Yang Xiaoyun next to the dogs she purchased from dog meat vendors, to rescue them from the local dog meat festival in Yulin. The festival marks the summer solstice, and the arrival of the hottest days of the year.
CHARLIE HEBDO's 10 Best Animal Rights Cartoons ~ PETA Stands With 'Charlie Hebdo'
Society & Culture  (tags: Charlie Hebdo, PETA, animal rights, tribute, cartoons, society, violence, freedoms, ethics, culture, abuse, activists, world )

Carrie
- 692 days ago - peta.org
Charlie Hebdo is the only French newspaper that dedicates a weekly column to animal rights, tackling issues such as bullfighting and foie gras. Here are just a few recent examples:
Gun Shop Has Prairie Dog Hunt Contest (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: prairie dogs, animal rights, killing, New Mexico, activists, ethics, culture, society, abuse, violence, sadness, news )

Carrie
- 1217 days ago - krqe.com
The same gun shop that held a controversial coyote hunting contest now has a new animal in its sights. Animal rights activists say the shop's new target is defenseless and harmless. They are outraged because the gun shop is now going after prairie dogs.
Tiger Reserve: Uncertainty Over Tribals Stay Inside Forest
Society & Culture  (tags: animals, tigers, tribal people, rights, human rights, animal rights, threats )

Michelle
- 2252 days ago - deccanherald.com
Uncertainty is haunting tribals settled in BRT sanctuary following declaration of the sanctuary as 'tiger reserve.Already, the Centre has given nod for the 'tiger reserve' at the sanctuary and this is posing threat to more than 17,000 tribals
Wien Wien Nur Du Allein Sollst Stets Die Stadt Meiner Traeume Sein!   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Vienna, animal rights, culture )

Hans
- 3066 days ago - youtube.com
How will the 10 innocent animal right activists dream in Vienna being sepperated from their loved ones...and being unable to fight for the animals? http://www.thepetitionsite.com/8/freedom-for-the-a ustrian-activists Enjoy this Andre Rieux video!
YouTube - I Am From Austria - Reinhard Fendrich   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Austria, human rights, animal rights, government )

Hans
- 3068 days ago - youtube.com
The inofficial anthem of Austria! Von Ruhm und Glanz ist wenig ueber.... Please sign to free the activists in Vienna! http://www.thepetitionsite.com/8/freedom- for-the-austrian-activists
The Great Compassion: Buddhism and Animal Rights By Norm Phelps
Society & Culture  (tags: spirituality, Norm Phelps, Buddhism, animal rights )

Trish
- 3203 days ago - lanternbooks.com
Buddhism ought to be an animal rights religion par excellence. It has long held that all life forms are sacred and considers kindness and compassion the highest virtues. Moreover, Buddhism explicitly includes animals in its moral universe.
   

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