PLEASE REMEMBER THE BILLIONS OF ANIMALS WHO SUFFER IN SILENCE IN FACTORY FARMS, WHICH ALSO ARE KILLING THE PLANET.
GLENN GREENWALD—In a column the year before, NYTimes’ N. Kristof detailed the barbarism and misleading claims that chickens are “humanely raised” at Perdue Farms — the company USDA Secretary Perdue helped to expand — and concluded: “Torture a single chicken and you risk arrest. Abuse hundreds of thousands ofREAD ON
GLEN FORD—Since 9/11, regime change has been elevated to a national crusade, raggedly cloaked in a “War on Terror.” Obama’s brazen overthrow of the Libyan government in 2011, followed by his illegal regime change war against Syria, finally forced a military response by Russia, inREAD ON
We share this planet; we do not own it. WHAT HAVE YOU DONE FOR THE ANIMALS TODAY? Not the definitive and comprehensive solution we seek (like all puppy mills should be banned, even for direct sales), but it’s a step in the right direction. By JudyREAD ON
Our proclivity for advancing our own short-term interests has made a mess of things from the beginnings of this current iteration of civilization. Irrigating the Fertile Crescent, which was not very fertile prior to the ingenious innovation of bringing water from the mountains down intoREAD ON
By design, institutional arrangements disenfranchise not only everyone living outside state boundaries, but also the many people residing within those boundaries who do not hunt or fish. The privileged few hunters in Yellowstone’s three-state region are almost wholly white men, comprising less than 1 percentREAD ON
We share this planet; we do not own it. WHAT HAVE YOU DONE FOR THE ANIMALS TODAY? By Ashley Braun • DeSmogBlog nvironmental groups place a lot of attention on trying to stop new oil, gas, and coal development since current fossil fuel projects wouldREAD ON