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Tampa Food Not Bombs Activists Arrested for Feeding Hungry People

Tampa Food Not Bombs Activists Arrested for Feeding Hungry People

Seven volunteers for Tampa Food Not Bombs, part of a loose-knit network sharing vegan and vegetarian meals with hungry people around the..

January 10, 2017 with 0 Comments
DxE Open Rescue: Working Toward ‘Total Animal Liberation’

DxE Open Rescue: Working Toward ‘Total Animal Liberation’

It was a busy year at Direct Action Everywhere (DxE), the Berkeley-based animal rights group working to save animals from suffering and..

December 31, 2016 with 0 Comments
India: Women Tea Workers Victorious in Kerala Strike

India: Women Tea Workers Victorious in Kerala Strike

A nine-day strike by thousands of tea workers, mostly women, in India’s southern Kerala state ended earlier this week after company..

September 17, 2015 with 0 Comments
Federal Judge Rules Idaho ‘Ag-Gag’ Law Unconstitutional

Federal Judge Rules Idaho ‘Ag-Gag’ Law Unconstitutional

A federal judge ruled Monday that an Idaho law criminalizing the secret filming of animal abuse at factory farms and other agricultural..

August 4, 2015 with 0 Comments
NJ Gov. Chris Christie Vetoes Pig Gestation Crate Ban

NJ Gov. Chris Christie Vetoes Pig Gestation Crate Ban

Chris Christie, New Jersey’s Republican governor, has vetoed a bill that would have banned gestation crates, which severely harm the..

December 1, 2014 with 1 Comment
Nevada Rancher Cliven Bundy & Supporters Claim Victory as US Government Returns Seized Cattle

Nevada Rancher Cliven Bundy & Supporters Claim Victory as US Government Returns Seized Cattle

The US Bureau of Land Management (BLM) announced Saturday that federal agents would end a month-long operation to seize 900 cattle from a..

April 13, 2014 with 0 Comments
Japan Loses ICJ Whaling Case

Japan Loses ICJ Whaling Case

Rejecting claims that its practice of slaughtering whales is for scientific purposes, the International Court of Justice has ordered a..

April 1, 2014 with 0 Comments
Diseased Meat Prompts Hot Pockets Recall

Diseased Meat Prompts Hot Pockets Recall

Multinational food giant Nestlé announced Tuesday that it was issuing a voluntary recall of hundreds of thousands of cases of its popular..

February 19, 2014 with 0 Comments
Rancho Feeding Corp. Recalls 8.7 Million Lbs. of Beef Products

Rancho Feeding Corp. Recalls 8.7 Million Lbs. of Beef Products

A Northern California company is recalling nearly 9 million pounds of beef products after it processed “diseased and unsound”..

February 9, 2014 with 0 Comments
Subway Removing Shoe Rubber Chemical Azodicarbonamide from Bread Following Foodbabe.com Exposé

Subway Removing Shoe Rubber Chemical Azodicarbonamide from Bread Following Foodbabe.com Exposé

Fast-food sandwich giant Subway, one of the world’s biggest bakers, will remove an internationally banned chemical used to make shoe..

February 7, 2014 with 1 Comment
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  • South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard Signs Anti-LGBTQ Adoption, Foster Care Bill Into Law
  • Mississippi Republican Andy Gipson Kills Domestic Violence Divorce Bill
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