Posts Tagged ‘ animal rights ’

Switzerland: Multiple Businesses Targeted

Switzerland: Multiple Businesses Targeted

from Bite Back “Three butcher shops, one kebab restaurant , the train station hall and a fur shop were targeted between Friday and Sunday last week in Geneva. After the famous Molard butcher shop and its 15’000 francs damage, it is the turn of two others to find their windows smashed at dawn. One...
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Switzerland: Butcher Shop Sabotaged

Switzerland: Butcher Shop Sabotaged

from Bite Back “Butcher shop windows were targeted on the night of the 12th of April. Smashing multiple targets including doors and with small bits of glass flying in all directions over the animal corpses, the media has reported a cost of about 15,000 Swiss francs (£11,000 approx) for the company. ‘We want to...
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Buffalo Defender Sentenced, Federal Court Says Stay out of Yellowstone!

Buffalo Defender Sentenced, Federal Court Says Stay out of Yellowstone!

from Wild Buffalo Defense April 4th at the Yellowstone Justice Center Wild Buffalo Defense member Wolf was arraigned and was sentenced for his role blocking the gate of the Stephens Creek buffalo capture facility on March 16th. Wolf pleaded guilty to two misdemeanor charges of trespassing and interfering with an agency function. Judge Carmine...
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Giraffes Now on Endangered Species List

Giraffes Now on Endangered Species List

by Jason Daley / Smithsonian Mag The International Union for the Conservation of Nature, the body that administers the world’s official endangered species list, announced yesterday that it was moving the giraffe from a species of Least Concern to Vulnerable status in its Red List of Threatened Species report. That means the animal faces extinction...
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Yellowstone Captures More Buffalo, Far Exceeds Kill Quota

Yellowstone Captures More Buffalo, Far Exceeds Kill Quota

by Levi Rickert / Native News Online Last Friday, two more people were arrested after attempting to halt Yellowstone from shipping wild buffalo to slaughter. The two men, Coyote and Wolf, with the direct action collective Wild Buffalo Defense, locked down to three concrete-filled barrels in front of the gate to the access road that leads...
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Wild Buffalo Defense Strikes Again!

Wild Buffalo Defense Strikes Again!

from Wild Buffalo Defense Coyote and Wolf block the gate to Yellowstone National Park Stephens Creek Capture Facility. Preventing trucks from entering the facility to transport wild buffalo to the slaughter house. March 16th 2018 Stephens Creek Trap, Yellowstone National Park Media Contact: Talon Brings Buffalo 406-404-9131 Hours before dawn on Friday March 16th,...
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Yellowstone Bison Slaughter Protesters to Remain in Jail Until at Least Monday

Yellowstone Bison Slaughter Protesters to Remain in Jail Until at Least Monday

by Michael Wright / Bozeman Daily Chronicle The three protesters who were arrested Tuesday for their attempt to block the slaughter of Yellowstone bison will remain in jail at least until a detention hearing next week, a U.S. district judge decided Wednesday morning. Thomas Brown, Cody Cyson and Hannah Ponder were all charged with...
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Buffalo Defenders Lock to Capture Facility

Buffalo Defenders Lock to Capture Facility

for the Earth First! Newswire An hour before sunlight on March 6th two members of the Wild Buffalo Defense collective named Cody and Crow descended from the hills onto Yellowstone National Park’s Stevens Creek buffalo trap and using a steel pipe, locked themselves to the bars of the “Silencer”, a hydraulic squeeze shoot that...
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Germany: Announcing “Liberate Or Die – From Cage to Freedom” Action Camp

Germany: Announcing “Liberate Or Die – From Cage to Freedom” Action Camp

Submitted by Unoffensive Animal Event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/330777867416283 INTERNATIONAL CALL! JOIN US FOR A WEEK OF ANTISPECIESIST ACTION, WORKSHOPS AND SKILLSHARING. We’ve been missing a real activist-run, animal-rights-based, radical action camp, so we decided to make our own. In the Heart of the Hambacher Forest, a landmark of anti-capitalist and climate justice resistance, we will...
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UK: Ample Evidence of Illegal Hunting at Ampleforth College

UK: Ample Evidence of Illegal Hunting at Ampleforth College

from Hunt Saboteurs Association The HSA can today expose illegal hunting by a beagle pack associated with one of Britain’s top public schools. The £34,392 a year Ampleforth College in North Yorkshire encourages its students to participate in hunts by the Ampleforth Beagles. In their 2017 newsletter, published on the official website of the...
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Hong Kong Votes to Ban Domestic Ivory Sales

Hong Kong Votes to Ban Domestic Ivory Sales

from The Guardian Hong Kong has voted to ban ivory sales in a landmark move to end the infamous trade in the city. Lawmakers overwhelmingly voted for Wednesday’s bill, which will abolish the trade by 2021, following China’s complete ban on ivory sales that went into effect at the end of last year. “Shutting...
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Court Overturns Decision to Deny Endangered Species Protection to Bison

Court Overturns Decision to Deny Endangered Species Protection to Bison

from Western Watersheds Project West Yellowstone, Mont. – In a fantastic victory, a federal judge ruled yesterday that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service illegally denied Endangered Species Act protections for the Yellowstone National Park bison population. The ruling overturns the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s negative 90-day finding, which concluded that there was...
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