Category: Animal Rights News

Ten Lessons from 30 Years Battling Animal Rights

Truth About Fur Thirty years! The other day I suddenly realised that this is the 30th anniversary of the publication my book Second Nature: The Animal-Rights Controversy. First published by the Canadian Broadcasting Corp. in 1985, this was the first serious…

EDITORIAL: Animal Rights Group Deceives The Public

The Gazette The Humane Society of the United States sounds like an outfit in the business of rescuing pets from abuse, neglect and abandonment. It raises money with national ads featuring distressed dogs and cats. Polling shows 71 percent of…

Four-Part Series On The Animal Rights Movement

Protect The Harvest has put out a great 4-part series on understanding the animal rights movement.  The four articles discuss the history, connections, financials, and legislative / legal battles behind the animal rights movement. The articles share great information and pose…

Do animals, other organisms have rights?

Inforum Is food a basic right? Do animals and other organisms have rights?These and related questions are becoming important as voters are asked to consider if raising chickens in cages and keeping sows in farrowing crates are OK in some…

Understanding the Animal Rights Movement – Part 1

Today’s article will be focusing on the history and overview of the animal rights crusade. Before we go into specifics on the interplay between the different organizations, corruption in their ranks, and threat that they pose to agriculture, it is…

Why Advocates of Animal Rights Hate Animal Welfare

Advocates of animal rights ideology seek to end all domestication of animals. Advocates of animal welfare, on the other hand, seek to create ever-improving standards of animal husbandry. Animal rights sometimes hides behind appeals to animal welfare — to gain funds…

HSUS’s Intimidation Tactics in Rhode Island

Humane Watch When is a “Humane Society” not humane? When it launches a harassment campaign singling out a state senator. For over a month, Rhode Island State Senator Susan Sosnowksi has endured the bullying of the Humane Society of the…