Law is the Enemy of Animals

If there is one overriding cause for animal abuse, exploitation, cruelty, and death it is our legal system. Under English Common Law, which is followed in almost every English speaking country, and under the Napoleonic Code, which is the basis of law in Civil Law jurisdictions, animals are considered to be personal property. Our task…

Shoot Slaughterhouse Owners!

Toward Meaningful Direct Action: A Blueprint for Vigilantism Direct action by animal liberationists and animal rights activists has been sporadic, unfocused, and ineffective. We have played the game within the system. We have abjured violence, We have only targeted property. We have failed. Most animals we free are quickly re-captured by their tormentors. Property we…

How Many Calves and Lambs Must Die?

How many innocent animals must die before we recognize that what we are doing is not stopping, or even reducing, the Animal Holocaust? Baby calves, lambs, piglets, are murdered every hour of every day. They are born into slavery, torn from their mothers, abused, tortured, terrified, and slaughtered. We object, we commiserate, we try to…

Thought Of The Day. January 30, 2016

Instead of posting status updates on Facebook, I am now posting each apothegm, thought, observation, and witticism, here, as a Thought Of The Day. Status updates on Facebook disappear into the ether and cannot be relocated by readers. Before you leave, please take a moment to follow this blog by clicking on Follow in the…

Radicalizing the Animal Movement

My mission in life is to radicalize the animal movement. To have it become a revolutionary force in world politics and public policy. Before that can ever be possible, animal activists must come to realize that they are part of the political left. That the animal movement is a leftist one. Just as the fight…

The God Of The Animal Holocaust

Bible apologists constantly argue that “dominion” over animals is really “stewardship,” that God really isn’t cruel or uncaring about animals. The problem is that it is impossible to reconcile the God of the Bible with the concept of Animal Rights. Or even with animal welfare, or compassion for animals. If God actually cared about animals,…