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MUST WATCH - Tales from the Trenches by undercover investigator TJ Tumasse

Must Watch Film! Farm to Fridge by Mercy for Animals (The Truth About Meat Production)

Vegan Hiker Carries Message of Compassion 2,655 Miles to Raise Funds for Mercy For Animals

2013 Was The Year Bills To Criminalize Animal Cruelty Videos Failed

The past year was a busy one for the animal welfare activists who've turned their hidden cameras on confinement facilities where huge numbers of food animals are raised.<p>Livestock producers — and the policymakers they influence — were just as busy trying to make it illegal for activists to enter …

Idaho Bill Would Jail Animal Activists Caught Using Hidden Cameras

Legislators in Idaho are holding hearings today to determine the fate of a tough new bill which could have animal activists facing jail time if they …

Idaho's 'Ag-Gag' Bill: Shameful Attempt to Hide Animal Cruelty on Factory Farms

The images were shocking: workers at an Idaho dairy farm viciously beating cows with canes, jumping on their backs as they moaned in distress, kicking them in the face, and even dragging sick and injured animals across concrete flooring with chains attached to their necks.<p>It was animal cruelty, …

Opinion: Exposing animal cruelty is not a crime - CNN.com

Chickens raised in a battery cage farm are crammed together. Animal rights groups say factory farming of animals is cruel.<p><i>Editor's note: Will Potter is a journalist and TED Fellow based in Washington. He is the author of "Green Is the New Red: An Insider's Account of a Social Movement Under Siege."</i> …

Shocking Animal Abuse Caught on Tape at Walmart Pork Supplier

Throughout September and October, an undercover activist recorded footage at a former Tyson Foods farm in Oklahoma that is certain to turn your …

Opinion: Why I’m Vegan by Moby

“Hi, I’m Moby and I’m a vegan.”<p>(To which you, I’m assuming, respond: “Hi, Moby.” See, even if you’ve never been to a 12-step meeting you’ve probably …

'You Don't Need to Eat Animals to Stay Fit': Five Vegans Who Have Taken the Athletic World By Storm

As a vegetarian, I can certainly imagine a life without bacon sandwiches. But a life without egg mayonnaise or a nice slice of brie? That's quite a …

James Cameron: Go vegan and save planet - CNN Video

Oprah Goes Vegan for a Week

Oprah talks to Kathy Freston about going vegan for the week, and why Stedman is up for the challenge too!<p><b>Original airdate: February 1, 2011</b>

Top cardiologist touts vegan diet to patients

Dr. Kim Williams thought he followed a heart-healthy diet: He avoided red meat and fried foods. He ate his chicken breast without the skin.<p>But in 2003, the Chicago cardiologist realized his level of LDL, the so-called "bad" cholesterol, was too high. Inspired by a patient's success with a …

Scientists Use Yeast to Create 100% Real Vegan Cheese

Cheese is often one of the most difficult foods for a new vegan to give up, and might also be one of the culinary delights that keeps some people …

Animal-Welfare Groups Hopping Mad Over Canberra's Kangaroo Cull

The old cliché about kangaroos hopping down the streets of Australia happens to be true in the national capital Canberra. Set 150 km from the east …

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Animal Rights War on Medical Cures

If we want to advance our biological knowledge toward the end of creating new medical treatments and cures, we absolutely must allow animal research. …

Activism

Animal research can be justified – but 'cuteness' is irrelevant

I once lost a debate with an animal rights activist. As a medical researcher who has been actively involved in experiments on rodents, this may come as a surprise to some. I lost the debate because once debates about the use of animals in medical research pass the facts, the stringent Home Office …

Animal-rights group calls for MIT fine after death of rabbit in lab

CAMBRIDGE Mass. (Reuters) - An animal-rights group has called on the U.S. Department of Agriculture to fine the Massachusetts Institute of Technology because of a January incident in which a rabbit at a research lab died when it was left in its cage while it was sent for cleaning.<p>The group, Stop …

Chinese city holds dog-meat festival early to avoid animal-rights protests

Residents in a southern Chinese city that has come under fire for an annual summer solstice festival in which thousands of dogs are slaughtered for food have held their feasts early to avoid attention.<p>Some residents of Yulin started gathering last weekend and eating dog meat and lychees to …

The National Institutes of Health Ends Chimp Testing, Over 300 Animals to Be Released

After many decades of hard fought battles over animal rights and the immorality of animal testing, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) recently …

Rich People Care More About Animal Welfare Than Human Rights

Rich people care more about animal welfare than human rights, and about a dozen other important causes, according to a new report from consultancy Capgemini.<p>The firm interviewed more than 4,500 high-net-worth individuals from 23 different markets during Q1 of this year to get their take on a number …

Human Rights

Eatocracy - CNN

Alaska Will Ban Hunting Animals with Drones

Up in the Last Frontier, using drones to track game simply isn't sporting.<p>Okay, finding a moose here would definitely be easier with a drone. Image: Kevin/Flickr<p>Alaska, premier destination for big game hunting, thinks hunters should track animals without the aid of flying machines, and later this …