Category Archives: Talk

Meat Industry Fights Meatless Monday

Last week the Animal Agriculture Alliance announced that they would provide resources to fight Meatless Monday. The resources include Why Meat?, What Makes a Healthy Diet, and The Myth of Meatless Monday. Why Meat? says “A vegan or vegetarian diet must be carefully monitored and supplements may be required to compensate for the missed opportunity to obtain these nutrients […] set up to fight HSUS hu·mane adjective: characterized by tenderness, compassion, and sympathy for people and animals, especially for the suffering or distressed has a new TV ad campaign to dissuade people from giving money to Humane Society of the United States (HSUS). This web site was started by The Center for Consumer Freedom and is funded by restaurants and food […]

Sign the Petition to Help Downed Livestock

The Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is requesting comments on petitions about veal calves, pigs, sheep, goats and other livestock that are not able to walk into the slaughterhouse. The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) has a petition for veal calves and Farm Sanctuary has a petition for all livestock. Right now, veal calves that are not able […]

Friends of Animals

The non-profit Friends of Animals is working to end the cruelty and exploitation of animals around the world. Mauro talks to Lee Hall about Friends of Animals, stopping the bird trade, and Primarily Primates. Primarily Primates is a non-profit sanctuary that houses, protects, and rehabilitates apes and monkeys. These primates are cast offs from the pet trade […]