Last Week’s “Vanned”

Originally posted on Horseracing Wrongs:
Last week in U.S. Thoroughbred and Quarterhorse Racing Strong Mandy “vanned off” at Fair Grounds Ursa “fell, DNF” at Penn Cosmic Cat “went wrong, vanned off” at Fair Grounds Astrokeg “went wrong, vanned off” at Penn Saddle Club “vanned off” at Los Alamitos Master Legionaire “fell, DNF” at Mahoning Delta…

Politically Incorrect: I oppose vaccines not because of quack science, but because producing them causes unspeakable suffering of innocent animals.

https://legacyofpythagoras.wordpress.com/2019/12/26/vaccination-is-anti-vegan/   Before the Armory came into being, I was publishing Notes on my Facebook profile which I called political grenades, weapons to be wielded in the war for animal rights. Those modest apothegms and observations have grown to over twenty five hundred grenades and articles. In addition to regular articles, the Armory has begun…

You’re Not So Different From an Octopus: Rethinking Our Relationship to Animals

Originally posted on Exposing the Big Game:
We are on the cusp of revolutionizing the way we understand the animal world, says naturalist Sy Montgomery.FRED TANNEAU / AFP VIA GETTY IMAGES BY Leslie Crawford, Truthout PUBLISHED December 27, 2019 https://truthout.org/articles/youre-not-so-different-from-an-octopus-rethinking-our-relationship-to-animals/?eType=EmailBlastContent&eId=79e5e3ca-4f65-484b-8d01-89cded5c1488 Remember back when we were all tubes? Sy Montgomery does. That was a simpler time,…

Politically Incorrect: House Democrats should have embraced Tulsi’s Motion to Censure. Instead, they handed Trump his second term.

Tulsi’s “Present” vote was a condemnation of both Trump and the Democratic leadership. Trump was guilty of war crimes, human rights violations, taking bribes under the Emoluments Clause, and illegally backing coups against democratically elected governments in Venezuela and Bolivia. But the articles of impeachment addressed none of Trump’s actual crimes, for the very simple…