Figures from 2012 show a terrible picture. Sixty-four per cent of Nepali women are victims of domestic and gender-based abuse. About 71 per cent of all victims between 26 and 35 years of age are deemed at risk. On an … Continue reading →―
You think you know your kids (I mean, they live at your house) but then you see them in some random elementary school situation and…WTF? Take five-year-old Miss V. Her last report card said she “continues to be a solitary ...―
Towards the end of the 19th Century, a bounty was offered for killing thylacine. (The photograph was taken more than half-a-century ago in 1933.) The marsupial carnivore became extinct in 1936, over the belief that it kills sheep. Sheep farming ...―
POP GOES THE WORLD By Jenny Ortuoste for Manila Standard-Today, 11 April 2013, Thursday PETA Pooper Taking action even in little, but concerted, ways, can bring about positive change. Recently, CARA (Compassion and Responsibility for Animals)...―
Then I suppose you have no problem with watching these photos from Chinese fur farms? Of animals electrocuted, strangled and skinned alive so YOU can look ‘fashionable’? And by the way, you are NOT. This below is what I think of when...―
Philosophy Wire by Spiros Kakos [2013-04-14]: Animal rights activists in the US have told the BBC that so-called "ag-gag" laws could be copied in other countries including the UK. The laws are designed to limit undercover investigations on factory...―
There was a tragic event on Staten Island this past weekend, in which police found themselves obligated to shoot someones 'pet' pit bull terrier. ∙ The story seems to be constantly evolving, as one side accuses the other of gross ...―
Easter 2013 is here! Easter is the day to celebrate our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. I know He is surely alive. Jesus hung on the cross so we all can live a life free from sin. I would like … Continue reading →―
The National Zoo has declared on Saturday that a group of scientists and veterinarians had artificially inseminated the Zoo’s female giant panda. Scientists took this decision after natural breeding failed. The statement issued in this ...―
Sunday night I saw a commercial from Mercy for Animals. It was on MTV. I was shocked. For so long vegetarians and vegans have been put on the “outskirts” of foodie society. Being meat and animal product free has been … Continue...―
These animal rights protesters set up this colorful demonstration today in front of Congress, on Plaza Bolivar, demanding passange of a law prohibiting circuses from using animals. ∙ It seems like an admirable goal, since many of those...―
I was way too excited about being a mother- for the first time. I was told many beautiful ...
Most people have experienced some level of acute pain in the lower back, shoulders, or ...
Last Thursday we had dinner at the Pancake Parlour, Andy & I. ∙ He ordered the ...