Thought Of The Day. August 22, 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…

The Animal Movement is Doomed

Animal Rights advocates believe animals have the same right to be here as do humans. Animal Rights advocates believe animals have the same rights not to be exploited, enslaved, or murdered as we humans claim for ourselves. Animal Rights advocates believe the test of the value of life is not intelligence, reason, or speech, but…

The Absurdity of Modern Civilization

Banners and boundaries divide the world. It is an untenable and ridiculous concept that people can own and partition a planet. Borders are not real. They are contrived by people who wish to exclude or include others. Only people on one side or another of some imaginary line have certain rights? Can vote? Can cross?…

Revolution may be Closer than We Think

In 1975, the modern animal movement was born with the publication of Peter Singer’s Animal Liberation. Since then, the Animal Holocaust has more than doubled in size. By any measure, the Animal Holocaust will continue to grow. All of the animals saved by animal activists and vegans in the last 50 years are fewer than…

Thought Of The Day. March 14, 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…

We Need Right Wing Militias

You know those crazy right wingnuts who play soldier on the weekends? The Ammon Bundy types who storm bird sanctuaries? The inbred duck hunters? The Second Amendment types? Sure you do. If you are at all like I am, you are appalled by their politics, their blood lust for hunting, their religious zealotry, and their…

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…

Vote From The Roof Tops

Unjust laws and unjust governments can be made to change through the political process or through rebellion. Most who advance complaints about laws or government are too few to succeed at rebellion. Government is a formidible enemy, and those who wish to prosecute rebellion must be prepared to die in the effort. Our current corrupt…