All Ecorazzi Posts

Court Recognizes Chimps as Legal ‘Non Human Persons’

by Natalia Lima

A New York judge has made history by recognizing two chimpanzees as “persons” in a court case. On Tuesday afternoon, Manhattan Supreme Court Justice Barbara Jaffe ordered that a cause

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San Francisco Becomes Largest U.S. City to Ban Wild Animal Performances

by Anthony Marcusa

In 30 days, following a triumphant unanimous vote by its city’s Board of Supervisors, San Francisco will no longer allow performances by wild and exotic animals of any kind. Subject

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Google Earth Day Doodles – 2015 Edition

by Michael dEstries

This Earth Day marks the 15th year that Google has created some kind of special logo to mark the occasion. As you can see below, the creativity has really blossomed as

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Domino’s Pizza Says No to Vegan Options

by Brianne Hogan

Well, this sucks. Domino’s stockholders have rejected PETA’s proposal to add vegan options to its menu. PETA had been pressuring the Ann Arbor-based pizza company offer vegan cheeses and meats on

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Wind, Solar Officially Take The Lead in Energy Production

by Natalia Lima

The world is officially favoring clean energy instead of fossil fuels with more gigawatts being deployed by sources like wind and solar than coal, natural gas and oil combined. The

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Captive Elephant Doc to Expose Circuses

by Anthony Marcusa

Beginning in Sarasota, and perhaps coming soon to a theater or streaming device near you, is a harrowing tale of yet another animal’s captivity, one forced to entertain only to

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Texas Vet Fired For Killing Cat With Bow and Arrow

by Brianne Hogan

A Texas veterinarian, who posted a picture of herself on Facebook holding up a dead cat she claims to have killed with a bow and arrow, has been fired. “My first

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