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Animal Rights Advocates Protest Killing of Bear in Union Beach NJ

Animal Rights Advocates Protest Killing of Bear in Union Beach NJ

by David J Del Grande / NJ.com About 36 animal rights advocates lined the north bound side of Route 36 at Poole Avenue in Hazlet Thursday evening to protest the death of a black bear on Memorial Day weekend. Car horns blared in support of the group, while others jeered. A passerby yelled, “Go home.”...
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Eco-Prisoner Kevin Olliff Has Been Released from the Halfway House!

Eco-Prisoner Kevin Olliff Has Been Released from the Halfway House!

from Support Kevin and Tyler Kevin has spent the last year in a halfway house, following almost three years in prison, and today he was released! He still has two years of probation left, but is excited for this new stage of freedom. From Kevin: I cannot sufficiently express my joy today. My time...
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Protesters Rally Outside of SeaWorld in SD Against New Orca Show

Protesters Rally Outside of SeaWorld in SD Against New Orca Show

by Grecia Aguilar / ABC 10 Hundreds of people flocked to SeaWorld for Memorial Day weekend to check out the park’s newest attraction, Orca Encounter. But not everyone is welcoming the changes. A silent protest held this Memorial Day morning, with a loud message. “If we don’t speak out, no one else will,” said...
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Denmark’s Famous “Little Mermaid” Landmark Doused in Red Paint by Whaling Protesters

Denmark’s Famous “Little Mermaid” Landmark Doused in Red Paint by Whaling Protesters

by Julie Astrid Thomsen / Reuters The Little Mermaid statue is seen painted in red in what local authorities say is an act of vandalism, in Copenhagen, Denmark May 30, 2017. Ida Marie Odgaard/Scanpix Denmark/via REUTERS Denmark’s most famous landmark, “The Little Mermaid”, has been doused in red paint by anti-whaling activists. “Danmark defend...
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Alligator Forced to Drink Beer; Two SC Idiots Charged

Alligator Forced to Drink Beer; Two SC Idiots Charged

by Gary Detman / CBS12 Two men in South Carolina are facing criminal charges for forcing beer down the throat of a young alligator, according to the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources. Investigators said the men posted a photo of the alligator chugging the beer to social media. A short time later, the...
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Sharks Freed by Animal Liberation Front Mexico

Sharks Freed by Animal Liberation Front Mexico

received anonymously / Bite Back On May 4, four catsharks living in captivity at Playa Tiburón, Isla Mujeres (Quintana Roo), Mexico, were released anonymously at dawn. Until all the cages are empty. Animal Liberation Front Mexico. Spanish: El 4 de mayo, fueron liberadas en la madrugada y de forma anónima, cuatro tiburones gata que...
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To Protect Rhinos, This National Park Just Shoots People (50 Poachers Killed So Far)

To Protect Rhinos, This National Park Just Shoots People (50 Poachers Killed So Far)

by Elizabeth / Bored Panda Kaziranga National Park is a story of success when it comes to conservation of rhinos – but what they’ve done to achieve it is allowing its workers to shoot and even kill potential poachers. So far, the park has killed 50 people. Rhinos are safe there – a century...
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Eco-Prisoner Marius Mason is out of Administrative Segregation!

Eco-Prisoner Marius Mason is out of Administrative Segregation!

from FightToxicPrisons.org On May 8, Marius Mason was moved out of the Carswell Federal Medical Center’s (FMC) Administrative Unit, into general population. While this is a far cry from freedom, for the first time in nearly seven years, Marius is able to see the sky and feel the grass beneath his feet. This welcome...
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Sweden: Eleven Rabbits Liberated by the ALF

Sweden: Eleven Rabbits Liberated by the ALF

received anonymously / Bite Back It has been reported that 11 rabbits have been liberated from a breeder keeping them in tiny cages, they were living in their own feces and rarely had food or water during the week we watched them. The mother to 7 babies was in a leaking cage and when...
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Italy: Five Activists Face Trial for Animal Testing Lab Occupation and Liberation

Italy: Five Activists Face Trial for Animal Testing Lab Occupation and Liberation

from Dentro Farmacologia On 28th April 2017 a trial against five activists from Fermare Green Hill campaign will begin. The activists are charged with crimes related to their daylight occupation of an animal facility at the University of Milan’s pharmacology department. Fermare Green Hill (Stop Green Hill) campaign’s primary target was a...
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Italy: Thousands of Mink Freed from Fur Farm by ALF

Italy: Thousands of Mink Freed from Fur Farm by ALF

Anonymous report (translation) / Bite Back A mink. Liberation of mink With the complicity of the night on March 2 we opened the cages in all five sheds, emptying the farm in S.Marco-Ravenna. Part of the farm was empty, in the other females were held for reproduction. An endless cycle of animal production in...
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After Nearly Five Years, Animal Activists Sven and Natasha Have Been Extradited from the Netherlands to England

After Nearly Five Years, Animal Activists Sven and Natasha Have Been Extradited from the Netherlands to England

from Earth First! Newswire Natasha and Sven In July of 2012, Sven and Natasha were arrested for “conspiracy to blackmail,” a charge stemming from their efforts to shut down Huntingdon Life Sciences (HLS), Europe’s largest animal testing laboratory and the target of the worldwide campaign known as Stop Huntingdon Animal Cruelty (SHAC). Since the...
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