This article currently appears in the Times of Israel: An open letter to Animal Rights Activists Dear Animal Rights activists As a fellow animal lover I am a great supporter of the work that you do. I too would rather go naked than wear fur. I believe tusks belong on an elephant and the only […]via An open letter to Animal Rights activists — Roro's Rantings
The grassroots citizens’ group Lebanon Pipeline Awareness, Inc. has announced it will hold a weekly protest on Friday afternoons from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. in downtown Annville to raise public awareness about the negative consequences of fracking, […]
The top ten animal rights issues are climate change, habitat destruction due to human development practices, invasive species, and seven more.
Are zoos really cruel? Is animal abuse in zoos actually common? Answer: It completely depends on the zoo. Some zoos have gone to great trouble and expense to recreate habitats for the animals in their […]
Sure, recycling plastic is boring. But now we have a new reason to care about it. A new report says that eighty-nine percent of Indonesia’s coral reefs are struggling with disease. Diseases like skeletal eroding […]
By Lynn Hamilton Most people want to live on a green leafy street with plenty of tree canopy, whether they live in the suburbs, the country, or the inner city. But now it’s official: a […]
You may have caught the “Bill Nye Saves the World” segment on flying foxes. The featured scientist who studies them calls them “sky pups” because some of them look surprisingly like dogs. Others look like, […]
By Lynn Hamilton Cities that protect their trees have higher property values, expanding tax bases, and business prosperity. And yet, many cities have done little to nothing to protect trees on either public or private […]