Animals

Moby Talks Veganism and Activism

by Lauren Corona

Electronic musician Moby has “been an animal rights activist and a vegan for 28 years.”

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Raju’s Abusive Owner Wants His Elephant Back

by Allyson Koerner

The court battle begins for Raju, the crying elephant, who will either remain free or return “home” to his abusive owner.

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Raju, the Elephant Who Cried, Is Getting His Very Own Movie

by Allyson Koerner

Raju, the Elephant Who Cried upon his freedom, just scored his own movie about his 50 years of unjust captivity.

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Ricky Gervais: Circus Animals Have ‘Suffered Long Enough’

by Natalia Galbetti

The stars are backing up Animal Defenders International in pressuring Britain’s government to turn the ban of circus animals into law effective immediately.

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Bill de Blasio Thinks NYC Will Change Its Mind on Horse Carriages

by Brianne Hogan

New York mayor Bill de Blasio insists that New Yorkers will change their minds and support his decision to ban horse-drawn carriages despite a recent poll that says otherwise.

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WATCH: NRDC Releases New Animation on Superbugs in Meat

by Joan Reddy

The United States-based environmental action group, Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), says that dangerous bacteria resistant to antibiotics is spreading from farms into our communities in the form of superbugs.

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Geckos Sent to Space on Sex Mission Have Died

by Brianne Hogan

Russia’s space agency confirmed on Monday that five geckos sent to space for an experiment on sexual reproduction in zero-gravity, have all died.

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