Carl Sagan and Dr. Ann Druyan

“Humans — who enslave, castrate, experiment on, and fillet other animals — have had an understandable penchant for pretending animals do not feel pain. A sharp distinction between humans and ‘animals’ is essential if we are to bend them to our will, make them work for us, wear them, eat them — without any disquieting…

Michael Klaper, MD

“The human body has no more need for cows’ milk than it does for dogs’ milk, horses’ milk, or giraffes’ milk.” ~Michael Klaper, MD, author of Vegan Nutrition: Pure and Simple

Petition Against Animal Trapping

I would attach pictures but they’re too horrible to look at. Animals are so innocent, and life is hard enough out there. Leave them be. Sign and share these 4 petitions against animal trapping, which causes pain, suffering and death: 1. http://www.change.org/petitions/ask-state-to-prohibit-all-body-gripping-traps-due-to-pain-and-suffering 2. http://www.thepetitionsite.com/384/149/891/ban-steel-jaw-traps 3. http://www.thepetitionsite.com/1/TrapFreeNM 4. http://www.thepetitionsite.com/4/Help-End-Cruel-Trapping-in-Wisconsin

Cali – Please Help IDA Fight The Ag Gag Bill!

VEGANS IN CALIFORNIA URGENT! We must stop ag-gag bill AB343 which would make illegal the reporting of any criminal violence to animals within California slaughterhouses. To stop it from reaching the floor of the state senate please email the following California Assembly Members tonight or first thing in the morning. They vote tomorrow! Just write…

Reverend Andrew Linzey

“Animals are God’s creatures, not human property, nor utilities, nor resources, nor commodities, but precious beings in God’s sight.” — Reverend Andrew Linzey, Oxford University, Animal Theology, 1995

Alice Walker

“The animals of this world exist for their own reasons. They were not made for humans any more than black people were made for white, or women created for men.” — Alice Walker, author of The Color Purple, in a forward to The Dreaded Comparison: Human and Animal Slavery, 1988