We are in the midst of a movement among some scientists, animal advocates and philosophers arguing that elephant intelligence and social capabilities justifies classifying them as having “personhood”.
A unanimous decision (sigh). So it is back to the drawing board for animal activist attorneys in their fight to … More
Here is an alternative way of perceiving the world, and your place in it, for Thanksgiving…an op-ed piece printed in … More
Another victory is in the wings for stopping the use of animals as entertainment. Go for it, Jersey City! Jersey … More
Animals held captive inside zoos in Venezuela are literally starving to death–a symptom of a troubled economy. Also a symptom … More
A big change is underway. But raising a hen in a “cage free” environment doesn’t mean it will live in … More
Painful to read, even more so to experience… Wild Indian Elephant Dies Trying to Escape Captivity Maharaj died trying to … More