Fighting for animal liberation and an end to speciesism
Who moderates AR Zone? I want to contact them.
This was the headline article in the Sunday Age today, one of our major newspapers. While I am pleased to see it given such prominence it is nevertheless distressing to read what we all probably know or suspect, that 'ethics committees' and a bit of a joke.
For anyone who feels so inclined I think it would be appropriate to contact Monash University, and the National health and Medical Research Council which you can Google to express ourtage and be advocates for the…Continue
Added by Kerry Baker on November 25, 2012 at 12:00 — No Comments
One of my favourite poems by DH Lawrence. I was reminded of this today when a young woman in a shop squashed a spider on the counter just as I said 'DON'T" and before I could stop her. I said 'why did you do that?' and she asked what I'd have done with it and I said 'put it outside.' But I recalled being afraid of spiders as a child, my mother telling me I was afraid of them, and how long it took me to treat them respectfully.
A snake came to my…
Added by Kerry Baker on November 18, 2012 at 15:38 — No Comments
A New Ecology for the 21st Century
By Daniel B. Botkin
Considered by many to be the classic text of the environmental movement, Discordant Harmonies was the first book to challenge the then dominant view that nature remained constant over time unless disturbed by human…Continue
Added by RespuestasVeganas.Org on November 4, 2012 at 12:00 — No Comments
Professor Eleonora Gullone, Associate Professor in Psychology at Monash University, Australia, believes that “Almost without exception, the perpetrators of animal cruelty crimes are the same individuals who carry out aggressive and violent acts including assault, partner and child abuse. Thus, animal cruelty crimes should be treated with the same seriousness as crimes against humans. Moreover, the punishments should reflect their severity." For more details on her new book, Animal…Continue
Added by Paul Hansen on November 2, 2012 at 3:59 — No Comments