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LINES DRAWN, REST ‘ASSURED’: Why ‘some’ animal rights activists want to cancel the RSPCA
LINES DRAWN, REST ‘ASSURED’: Why ‘some’ animal rights activists want to cancel the RSPCA

BOUDICCA FOX-LEONARD: The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA), runs an accreditation scheme known as RSPCA Assured that “charges hatcheries, farms, hauliers and abattoirs an annual membership fee”… Publication of an investigation by campaigning organisation Animal Rising into 45 farms signed up to the scheme alleges animal cruelty and suffering at every one as well as 280 legal breaches across the farms… Activists accused the RSPCA of being happy to rubber-stamp cruelty on factory farms and industrial animal abuse, while naturalist Chris Packham, president of the RSPCA, called on the charity to immediately suspend the scheme… […]

THE BONDS THAT BLIND: People hate cruelty to animals, so why do we do it?
THE BONDS THAT BLIND: People hate cruelty to animals, so why do we do it?

DAVID KILLOREN: When we hear about animals being neglected, we’re often outraged… But harm to animals is common in our society. Tens of billions of animals are killed in farms and slaughterhouses every year. Their deaths are sometimes truly horrific. Humanity’s relationship with animals is dysfunctional: humans love animals yet simultaneously perpetrate extreme violence against them. This is not only bad for animals. It’s bad for us too… Here’s an ethics thought experiment. Five humans are dying of organ failure. The only way to save their lives is to kill one healthy person, harvest their organs, and transplant these into […]

‘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 […]

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LINES DRAWN, REST ‘ASSURED’: Why ‘some’ animal rights activists want to cancel the RSPCA
LINES DRAWN, REST ‘ASSURED’: Why ‘some’ animal rights activists want to cancel the RSPCA
THE BONDS THAT BLIND: People hate cruelty to animals, so why do we do it?
THE BONDS THAT BLIND: People hate cruelty to animals, so why do we do it?
‘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
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