October 27, 2014

Helping Hands for the Homeless at North Hollywood Park

On October the 26th, AELLA and the STOPCRUSH.ORG initiative supported Karen Hamza’s Angel Hanz for the Homeless by funding a healthy vegan meal for the homeless at North Hollywood Park, prepared by Betty Barns’s Bikini Bites vegan catering. The turnout was incredible and the delicious food didn’t last very long. We would like to thank[…]


October 26, 2014

Hunters: An Ecological Disaster

Editorial By Marla Stormwolf Patty Comment by PRO-HUNTING man: “without hunters, there would be no wildlife left, they give millions of dollars to conservation”. Comment by CONSERVATIONIST: “Because of hunters there is very little wildlife left, they give millions of dollars to their lobbyist groups in Washington who allow them[…]


January 15, 2014

Targeting the Animal Crush Interest

At, we very well understand and agree with everyone who wants animal crush “models” to be stopped. This a given, however, please remember that taking away the ability of animal crush video producers to sell or distribute the videos, enacting laws that identify and directly deal with the true[…]


August 1, 2013

Debunking the self-defeating excuses generated in favor of nonhuman animal exploitation

Please note: The numbered list of answers to many excuses posed in favor of animal-based agriculture(as well as animal exploitation in general) within this article, will remain open for suggested revisions and/or additions proposed by activists in the animal rights community. We are certain that those who invent baseless excuses[…]

ally of life

November 4, 2012

Are you an ally of life?

Many of you who spend so much of yourselves attempting to educate others in regard to the negative impacts that humanity has upon our world, understand what it is like to be attacked on a daily basis by deniers, abusers and the uninformed, in general. The vast numbers that stand[…]


October 22, 2012

Regarding parrots as companion animals

I am often asked about Gizmo and some people mention how interested they are in acquiring a parrot, so I decided that it was extremely important to state this candidly; I am not in support of parrots being bred as companion animals, nor do I promote anyone attempting to garner[…]


October 1, 2012

Bear-Baiting Blood-Lust by Ella Logan

CLICK HERE TO ASK NEW HAMPSHIRE TO BAN BEAR BAITING For a description of what State of New Hampshire Fish and Game labels as “bear-baiting” and what acts it will legally distribute permits for, please click HERE. Bear-Baiting Blood-Lust by Ella Logan(a true story) by Ella Logan Technically, I didn’t[…]

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September 10, 2012

A cry from the wolves

My family is mostly gone. I watched the last hunter shoot my son as I tried to drag my daughter behind the trees to protect her. He fought the bullet inside him. He was so brave. I tried to reach him, but his last breath left him as his eyes[…]

Volodymyr Goncharenko

August 17, 2012

Ukraine environmentalist brutally beaten to death

Ukraine – Volodymyr Goncharenko, the 57 year old Chairman of the Social Movement of Ukraine For the Rights of Citizens & Environmental Security, was brutally beaten to death. The horrific news came just days after he conducted a press conference to warn citizens that 180 tons of dangerous chemical and[…]


July 13, 2012

Vivisection: The Banality of Evil

In the morning, a man strapped a female to a table with the help of two other men and began to cut into the screaming female with indifference. He then decided to inject her eyes with bleach and stood back whilst her eyes scorched and burned. The men traded jokes[…]


June 30, 2012

United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change Source Causes of Planetary Deforestation

Animal agriculture, in general(factory farmed or “free-range”) is responsible for the majority of all planetary deforestation. According to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change(UNFCCC) secretariat, the overwhelming direct cause of deforestation is indeed, agriculture. Subsistence farming(meaning self-sufficient) is responsible for 48% of all planetary deforestation and commercial agriculture(mainly[…]

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June 18, 2012

Why should humans turn toward a plant-based diet for themselves, not only for the animals?

Why should humans turn toward a vegetable-based diet for themselves, not only for the animals? Human beings over-stress the planet to produce inordinate amounts of grain to feed animals that we label as “livestock”. Feeding 60 billion land-based animals that we exploit, torture and slaughter each year, has a vastly[…]


June 16, 2012

The River Xingu finds herself temporarily free again

Why are major media resources, television, radio and global newspapers, not covering the plight of the Kayapos in their struggle against the Belo Monte Dam project? On June 15th of 2012, the indigenous peoples who rely on the Xingu for life sustainability, began tearing down the beginnings of The Belo[…]


May 26, 2012

Courageous Saudi woman defies “religious police”

Please click on the photo above to join “The uprising of women in the Arab world” Facebook page. Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – At a mall in Riyadh, the capital city of Saudi Arabia, a courageous woman defied official “religious police” who were attempting to expel her from the mall for[…]

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May 20, 2012

Shark finning: Plight of the shark

The 2011 United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization report “The Future of Sharks: A Review of Action and Inaction”, which was generated to discuss any progress made in regard to shark conservation over the last decade, pointed to no viable positive changes or impacts. As a point of fact, roughly[…]


May 12, 2012

The “free-range” security blanket

I do comprehend the public’s desire for a nice, cozy security-blanket, however, the difference between a corporate push, whether for or against “free-range” animal agriculture, makes no viable difference to life on this planet, including human life. Corporate lobbyists for the animal agriculture industry, who have been proponents of both[…]