According ADI, an elephant was forced to perform at a wedding ceremony at the Hyatt Regency Beach Resort, CA.This happened despite a city ordinance outlawed performances with wild animals. The elephant belongs to a group that was exposed for mistreating !
Elephants used for entertainment are during which they're routinely jabbed with bullhooks and electrical prods to make them to perform. They are forced into a life of chains and abuse for a few fleeting moments of human "entertainment."
The escalating cycle of tensions in recent weeks, Israeli settlements expansion, murderous attacks by both Israelis and Palestinians, and reprisal demolitions of Palestinian homes may well escalate into something much more vicious and terrible.
As reported by Gizmodo, there is a new website that makes it much easier to invade our privacy by collecting streaming footage from more than 73,000 IP (internet protocol) cameras whose owners have not changed their default passwords.
In zoos animals are locked up for life. Zoo visitors is made to believe this drastic measure is necessary for the protection of species and the transmission of knowledge about the animals. In truth, however, zoos pursue very different goals. PETA brings t
California and China's Guangdong (Canton) Province are now official sister states. The problem is that GuangDon is responsible for much of China's horrendous dog and cat meat trade. It accounts for 40% of the dog meat trade and 70% of the cat meat trade i
The inter-agency Pollinator Health Task Force, announced over the summer by President Obama, is accepting public comments until November 24.
Join us in calling for swift, meaningful action to protect bees -- particularly from the clear threat of pesticide
President Obama decided in recent weeks to authorize a more expansive mission for the military in Afghanistan in 2015 than originally planned, a move that ensures American troops will have a direct role in fighting in the warravaged country for at least
"This is our daily life," said the police chief of Tagab district, a mostly Taliban-controlled patch of Kapisa Province about an hour from Kabul, as rounds struck the compound's edges, showering his men with dirt. "Everything is like this- you can see it
Actors including Viggo Mortensen, Peter Sarsgaard and Kelly Macdonald are gathering in New York today for a reading of "Voices of a People's History of the United States," based on the late historian Howard Zinn's book "A People's History of the United St
The number of homeless children in the U.S. has surged in recent years to an all-time high, amounting to one child in every 30, according to a comprehensive state-by-state report that blames the nation's high poverty rate, the lack of affordable housing a