Three years ago the Danish government approved a law aimed at “defending animal rights” by enforcing that all animals must be stunned before slaughter. At first, many refused to recognize that this law would act as an effective ban on Kosher and Halal slaughter, as the practice of stunning animals before slaughter is against Jewish […]

Recently in New York City, hundred of thousands rallied around the cause of climate change under the banner, the ‘People’s Climate March.’ The goal, according to organizers, was to pressure “world leaders” gathered at the UN Climate Change Summit to take a more aggressive stance on environmental issues. On the surface, such a ‘People’s Climate […]

Originally published by the Maoist Internationalist Ministry of Prisons A new report from Global Witness documents over 900 assassinations of people protecting the environment and rights to land in the last decade.(1) And this is just the ones they could find information on, meaning the real number is higher. Of course, none of those killed […]

By Amaranta S. In Western philosophy man and nature have always been characterized as oppositional forces. Therefore it follows that man must triumph over nature in order to survive. The philosophy of Thomas Hobbes, the first liberal thinker, was built entirely upon this dichotomous understanding. According to Hobbes, the only way for humans to survive […]

Recently Idaho became the seventh state in the US to pass an ag-gag law. The bill, approved by the state legislature and signed into law by Governor C.L. Otter with a rarely seen lightning speed, makes it illegal to record video or investigate inside farms for the purpose of exposing animal cruelty. The new law […]

By Bucharest Twin Modern indigenous people’s movements which have grown rapidly in the Occupied Americas over the past six decades sit at the intersection of social justice and environmentalism. The issues central to the indigenous movement are a direct result of the history of colonialism. People native to the America’s have been subjected to colonial […]

Earlier we had reported on a mass-die off in the Pacific Ocean. While it is correct to say biodiversity in the oceans has severely decreased (and has been some time), portions of the report were based on of false information. A letter from a reader cleared up a lot of things for us: The disaster at […]