Posts Tagged ‘ Animals ’

The Yulin Dog Meat Festival and our double standards

June 21, 2015
Rainer Ebert
The Yulin Dog Meat Festival and our double standards

I strongly condemn today’s slaughter of thousands of dogs for the Yulin Dog Meat Festival in the southern Chinese province of Guangxi. Some dogs are being boiled alive, some are being beaten to death, and some are being skinned alive.
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The slave market of Katabon

November 4, 2013
Shahnoor Rabbani
The slave market of Katabon

There is the kind of slavery that is confined behind closed doors: the doors of garments and leather factories, or the doors of our homes.
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Animal enthusiasm

September 30, 2011
Ramya Sarma
Animal enthusiasm

I was reading this morning about some large animals – a rhino and a couple of elephants – in the zoo in Mumbai, a place called Ranibagh situated right in the most crowded part of the city. The unfortunate creatures are single, alone, without mates, without company, with no real friends except their keepers,...
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