hell-to-pay

Pay Money or Hell to Pay?

Animal protection organizations, like all NGOs, rely on the generosity of donors to operate and to survive. Unfortunately, most animal organizations must pay salaries, leases, rents, telephone, internet, insurance, office supplies, travel, printing, postage, advertising, media buys, television ads, etc, before a dime actually gets spent on programs and campaigns. Factor in the costs of…

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Red State Revolutionary

by Marcia Mueller I became involved with animals much sooner than with any political theories or interests. I grew up in a small town that did not even have an animal shelter or a regular veterinarian. There were no mailings from humane organizations, such as PETA or FARM or MFA, because they were all in…

no-rape

I Am Vegan for the Same Reasons I Don’t Rape Women

I don’t consume animals for the same reasons I don’t rape women: It is wrong to inflict cruelty upon others, using violence against the defenseless is reprehensible, others’ rights are more important than my own gratifications. My not raping women has no effect upon ending rape. Neither does my not consuming animals have any effect…