High Time to Modernize the Methods of Kosher SlaughterJune 6, 2014
The Times of Israel announced recently that the Israeli Chief Rabbinate has adopted a more modern view of gender: women will serve alongside men as Israel’s “kosher supervisors.” These watchmen and watchwomen ensure that slaughterhouse workers follow the religious mandates of shechita, granting (or withholding) the kosher imprimatur on commercially sold meat.
Love animals? Volunteer at a Sanctuary!June 3, 2014
Do you like spending time with rescued animals? Volunteer at a farmed animal sanctuary!
Showdown with Animal Advocates over Texas Bull RunDecember 3, 2013
Today, the national nonprofit Animal Legal Defense Fund (ALDF) called on Chambers County Judge Jimmy Sylvia to prohibit a "running of the bulls" event scheduled for this Saturday, December 7, at the Royal Purple Raceway.
Legally Brief: “Extreme” Animal ExploitationNovember 21, 2013
In pursuit of the next new thing, the next thrilling adventure, the next risky endeavor, some are turning to extreme animal sports like running from bulls.
Animal Legal Defense Fund calls for Cancellation of Unlawful Georgia Bull RunOctober 10, 2013
Today, the national nonprofit Animal Legal Defense Fund sent formal letters and a white paper to Georgia officials, calling for the prohibition of a running of the bulls event at the Georgia International Horse Park by the Great Bull Run Company.