CREDO Action: Tell Speaker Pelosi: Stand Strong on Wiretapping Legislation!
Our hard fought victories on the Bush administration’s illegal wiretapping program are in danger once again.
Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF): Don’t Let the Justice Department Harvest DNA from Innocents
An outrageous Justice Department proposal directs federal law enforcement agencies to collect DNA samples from anyone they arrest. Speak out against this proposal that turns the principle of “innocent until proven guilty” on its head!
In Defense of Animals (IDA): Ask Kentucky horse racing chairman to make safety reforms to protect animals
One study shows that over 800 horses die every year from injuries sustained in races because of the dangerous conditions they are forced to run in. Please Take Action to urge the chairman of the Kentucky state agency that regulates horse racing to make reforms that will protect horses from injury and death on the track.
In Defense of Animals (IDA): Ask your legislators to pass laws regulating factory farms
The Pew Commission on Industrial Farm Animal Production (PCIFAP) has put the factory farm industry on the defensive with a major independent study showing the devastating impact that intensive animal agriculture has on human health, the environment, rural economies and culture, and animal welfare.
In Defense of Animals (IDA): Ask your state’s Governor to ban animal electrocution for fur
New York recently became the first state on the nation to ban one of the cruelest methods used to kill animals for fur – anal and genital electrocution. If other states follow New York’s lead by passing similar legislation of their own, even more animals will be spared from this horrific end to their lives.
International Society for Animal Rights (ISAR): JOIN ISAR’S “ONE-HUNDRED-THOUSAND-SIGNATURES” CAMPAIGN TO END THE SIMULATED ABUSE OF AND CRUELTY TO ANIMALS IN “ENTERTAINMENT” AND SALE OF PRODUCTS
Through the efforts of animal rights and animal welfare organizations, some of the physical abuse of and cruelty to live animals in movies and on television has been ameliorated. However, instead of live animals being abused and cruelly treated, a related phenomenon has surfaced which is at least as bad, if not worse: “fake” animals are being abused and cruelly treated in the name of “entertainment” and to sell products.
Bill of Rights Defense Committee (BORDC): Dissent Is Patriotic, May 2008, Vol. 7, No. 4
People’s Campaign for the Constitution & more
In Defense of Animals (IDA): IDA eNews: 05-07-08
News & Features
United Animal Nations (UAN): eJournal, VOLUME 4 :: NO. 5 :: May 2008
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Vegan Outreach: E-Newsletter, May 7, 2008
During Fall semester 2007, Adopt a College activists set a new distribution record of 415,622 booklets handed directly to students on 471 campuses across North America — breaking the previous record by 20%!
VegCooking.com: Recipe of the Week, May 7, 2008
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