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‘Humans and Other Animals’: A new documentary promises a comprehensive look into the animal movement
‘Humans and Other Animals’: A new documentary promises a comprehensive look into the animal movement

CLAIRE ROBERSON: A new documentary titled Humans and Other Animals promises to be your go-to introduction to the animal movement. The film, which will debut on July 12, gives a comprehensive, entertaining and non-graphic look into the “whys and hows of the animal movement.” Animal Equality’s President and Co-founder, Sharon Núñez, is set to appear in the film… Humans and Other Animals was written and directed by Mark DeVries, who is known for his award-winning documentary Speciesism: The Movie…. Years in the making, Humans and Other Animals is an easy-to-understand film that includes evidence for nonhuman animals’ sentience and the […]

Is Seeing Believing? Not really, so animal welfare campaigns should take a different approach
Is Seeing Believing? Not really, so animal welfare campaigns should take a different approach

PABLO P. CASTELLO: Social justice movements often allude to the idea that “seeing is believing,” meaning that if people are exposed to a given injustice, political transformation will follow. An example is a 2019 opinion piece in the New York Times entitled “Don’t Look Away.” It aimed to expose the horrors of torture in order to advocate for its abolition by confronting readers with an image depicting a tortured prisoner. Similarly, the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has a subdivision called “The Eye” that aims to uncover violence against animals in places usually hidden from the public’s […]

Dear Gen. Pershing: A letter from the war pigeon Cher Ami to the general who gave her a medal
Dear Gen. Pershing: A letter from the war pigeon Cher Ami to the general who gave her a medal

Dear General John J. Pershing, I am writing this letter to you since I feel the need to tell my own story. Even though you heard it before. Even though you know what happened that day in October 1918, in the Argonne forest, where you claim that I became a hero. I need to be the one telling it to you and you need to be the one who listens. You see General, you all seemed to believe that my life was for you to decide. That I was just like a version of the radio. But I breathe. My […]

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‘Humans and Other Animals’: A new documentary promises a comprehensive look into the animal movement
‘Humans and Other Animals’: A new documentary promises a comprehensive look into the animal movement
Is Seeing Believing? Not really, so animal welfare campaigns should take a different approach
Is Seeing Believing? Not really, so animal welfare campaigns should take a different approach
Dear Gen. Pershing: A letter from the war pigeon Cher Ami to the general who gave her a medal
Dear Gen. Pershing: A letter from the war pigeon Cher Ami to the general who gave her a medal
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