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[Shocking] What REALLY Goes On In The US’ Largest Rabbit Slaughterhouse

[Shocking] What REALLY Goes On In The US’ Largest Rabbit Slaughterhouse

Warning: The following contains graphic content and will likely be disturbing to most viewers. It was just last week that animal rights activists celebrated a momentous ruling in favor of chimpanzees. When a New York Supreme Court Justice referred to lab chimps as legal non-human “persons”, many felt that change was in the air. But activists around the […]

They Love Your Apathy: This Is How Not Voting Helps The Elite

After today’s depressing election results in Britain, pretty much everyone who opposes David Cameron’s psychopathic Conservative party wants to leave the country. After five years of bullying the most vulnerable in society, ‘The Tories’ have gained a second term, and those of us who believe in public services, environmental responsibility and (most importantly) – compassion […]

New York Court Recognizes Chimps As Legal Non-Human Persons

New York Court Recognizes Chimps As Legal Non-Human Persons

Last Tuesday, a New York judge made history by recognizing two chimpanzees as “persons” in a court case. Manhattan Supreme Court Justice Barbara Jaffe ordered that a cause and writ of habeas corpus be presented on behalf of two chimpanzees currently being held for experimentation purposes at Stony Brook University on Long Island, New York. […]

Italian Army Is Growing Country’s First Marijuana Crop

Italian Army Is Growing Country’s First Marijuana Crop

Italy’s military is strangely responsible for growing the country’s first medical marijuana crop. Colonel Antonio Medica, the director of the facility where the marijuana is being grown, told Italian daily Corriere della Sera that the crop is “coming along nicely.” The Italian government said that they are using the military to grow the crop because they […]