Winning Animal Rights: The Battle After the Victory

by Marcia Mueller “Rights come before abolition of rights-violating practices, not after.” Rights of All Animals. David Cantor “Our opposition must advance the total paradigm shift needed to reduce animal abuse by undermining the full range of animal-abusing policy, culture, and practice.” Animal Rights: Remedy to Trumpism, David Cantor. Responsible Policy for Animals. “The Democratic…

The Next Extinction – Donkeys??

Originally posted on Animalista Untamed:
“Donkeys may soon go extinct if they continue to be killed.”  Abubakar Ya’u, Nigerian sand-digger China is on a quest to buy up the global supply of donkeys. With a population of a whopping 1.4 billion – the largest of any country in the world and bigger than the populations of…

Anarchy: Utopia or Chaos?

Revolution is a distant dream. Even more distant is anarchy. A stateless society. No rulers. No oppressors. No victims. While I subscribe to most of Karl Marx’s economic and political theories, the concept of a state withering away into anarchy has always seemed unlikely to me. Even so, I support anarchy for whatever peace or…