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Reverse the Ultimate Betrayal of a Brand Built on Ethics

by Nadia Schilling

  Owners of the popular veggie restaurant chains Cafe Gratitude and Gracias Madre, have committed the ultimate betrayal to their loyal veg customer base by announcing on their website that they have begun killing the animals residing on their property, ironically named “Be Love Farm.” Gracias Madre and Cafe Gratitude have built their success from […]

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Factory Farms – Destroying Communities

by Ingrid Taylor

  Factory Farms – Destroying Communities Residents of Cass County, North Dakota are alarmed over the state’s plans to allow the establishment of a 9,000 pig factory farm near Buffalo. In a series of letters to Inforum, North Dakota residents have raised concerns ranging from compromised air quality, increased pollution, impact on local economy and […]

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An Amazing Education Program That Will Inspire You…

by Nadia Schilling

  An Amazing Education Program That Will Inspire You… “Today’s youth are tomorrow’s decision-makers who will shape the world in very profound ways.”- Lorena Mucke, President and Founder of the Ethical Choices Program. It is with great excitement that we announce In Defense of Animals’ new sponsor partnership with the Ethical Choices Program! This powerful […]

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Mass Wolf Killing by Mad Scientists

by Anja Heister

  Demand an Ethics Review in Alberta, Canada! It is well-known that oil and gas, and logging industries are causing habitat destruction and with that, the further decline of the already endangered woodland caribou in Alberta, Canada. However, in a horrific seven-year long “study,” a group of scientists deliberately massacred hundreds of wolves with the […]

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WillPower vs. Won’tPower — Is it Really Hard to Stop Hurting Animals?

by Jack Carone

There is a tendency for some of us who wish to promote veganism—a way of living which excludes the use of animals for food, clothing and other exploitation— to cushion the call to action with a warning/acknowledgement/suggestion that it is a difficult thing to do. While this is surely the case for some people, for […]