Rights

Chipotle Stops Serving Pork Because Supplier Mistreated Animals

Chipotle Stops Serving Pork Because Supplier Mistreated Animals

It was reported this week that Chipotle Mexican Grill stopped serving pork at hundreds of its restaurants, after they found that their supplier may have been treating its animals inhumanely. Chris Arnold, a spokesman for the Mexican food chain, told the Associated Press that the company learned of the inhumane treatment during a recent audit […]

Palestinian Soccer Team Competes In First Major International Competition

Palestinian Soccer Team Competes In First Major International Competition

The Palestinian soccer team competed in its first international game this week, at the Asian Cup in Newcastle, Australia. Last year, the team won the AFC Challenge Cup, which qualified them for the 16-team Asian Cup in Australia. In Gaza City on Monday, hundreds of fans and supporters assembled to watch the game and celebrate the accomplishment. […]

Man Creates An Organic Gardening And Theater Program For Juvenile Inmates

Man Creates An Organic Gardening And Theater Program For Juvenile Inmates

A man named Gabriel has created a charity called Colectivo Sustento, which provides a number of public services, including an organic gardening and theater program for juvenile inmates who are incarcerated in detention centers in Santiago, Chile. Gabriel had to push agressively for these programs, but eventually was able to convince officials at the Chilean […]

The Beginning Of The End For Zoos? Orangutan Wins Rights And Freedom In Landmark Case

An orangutan named Sandra has been granted the status of ‘non-human person’ in a landmark case that could potentially spell the end for keeping wild animals in captivity. Sandra has lived in a zoo in Buenos Aires for the past 20 years, and animal rights activists have been campaigning to free her. They argue that Sandra’s […]

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