2012 March

March 29, 2012

Congolese citizens call for transparency on oil exploratory issue

[Translate] Sign the petition, which will automatically email the Congolese authorities to halt exploratory oil drilling in Virunga National Park! Message from Bantu Lukambo Managing Director & CEO at IDPE(Innovation for the Development and Protection of Environment) in communication with civil society living in and around Block V near Lake Edward in[…]

March 21, 2012

Animal products are not on the menu for the environmentally concerned

[Translate] Why do citizens continue allowing governments to ignore the many ecologic “time-bombs” that are mainly forged by the human exploit of animal agriculture? The majority of the Earth’s attainable fresh-water supply, vast expanses of rain forest, over half of the planet’s wetlands, nearly half of every edible grain that[…]

March 12, 2012

Open letter to spiritual and religious leaders of all faith from the STOPCRUSH.ORG initiative

[Translate] With humility and respect, we write to you in an attempt to ask that you publicly condemn the horrific underground industry that fuels the animal crush interest. It is our belief, that your word would hold great strength against those who generate these detestable, society degrading depictions. Whilst there[…]

March 2, 2012

Mercy For Animals hosts protest against “Ag-Gag” legislation in Iowa

[Translate] Mercy For Animals hosted a great turn out today for a protest against “Ag-Gag” legislation in Iowa which drew attention from the Des Moines Register. For those interested in keeping free speech alive in this country, the animal agricultural industry is attempting a major coup in many states across[…]