TELL YOUR REPRESENTATIVE TO SUPPORT HUMANE COSMETICS The Humane Cosmetics Act (HCA), a bipartisan bill aimed at ending the use of animals in testing cosmetics and their ingredients, as well as the sale of such products, was introduced to Congress last week. If HCA is passed, thousands of animals like rabbits, guinea pigs, mice, and rats will be spared from untold suffering in labs. The use of animals to test cosmetics is cruel and unnecessary. The government does not require companies to [Read more...]
by Vandhana Bala - May 29, 2015 Today, in a victory for farmed animals in North Carolina and nationwide, North Carolina governor Pat McCrory vetoed the controversial “Ag-Gag Bill,” designed to punish whistleblowers who document and expose criminal activity at North Carolina’s factory farms and slaughterhouses. The ag-gag bill was opposed by the overwhelming majority of North Carolina residents, as well as animal protection, food safety, environmental, and civil liberties [Read more...]
New audio uploaded, Jain Master Gurudev Chitrabhanu. July 19, 2006 – JMIC, New York, NY Thoughts are Colorless Crystals, Mind Gives Color – Listen You'll find this under Audio/2006. Enjoy!
Sharks are in big trouble. 100 million a year are being killed by humans, largely for shark fin soup. Recently, after being linked to an illegally harvested shipment of fins, American Airlines announced they would no longer take part in the global shark fin trade. Watch this video to learn more about shark finning, then sign my petition urging UPS to take a similar step, and help protect sharks today. I am a veteran, and started diving for therapeutic reasons. The first time I was in the water [Read more...]