Animal Rights News

HSUS Wants to Ban Animal Use—Not Animal Abuse

Humane Watch The Humane Society of the United States is not honest with the public about its true political agenda. Most people believe that HSUS is a moderate group focused on animal welfare—something HSUS is all too happy to have…

Animal Welfare vs. Animal Rights

High Plains Journal In the past few years, you may have noticed major fast-food joints advertising their sourcing of food by more “ethical” farm practices. Panera Bread is the latest restaurant to get on its high horse and announce it…

HSUS Campaigner: “I’ll Kill You”

Humane Watch As HSUS works to get a bacon-and-egg ban on the Massachusetts ballot next year, it seems as if a whole brigade of vegan activists has converged on the Commonwealth to collect signatures for the initiative. One such fellow…

Ten Lessons from 30 Years Battling Animal Rights

Truth About Fur Thirty years! The other day I suddenly realised that this is the 30th anniversary of the publication my book Second Nature: The Animal-Rights Controversy. First published by the Canadian Broadcasting Corp. in 1985, this was the first serious…

EDITORIAL: Animal Rights Group Deceives The Public

The Gazette The Humane Society of the United States sounds like an outfit in the business of rescuing pets from abuse, neglect and abandonment. It raises money with national ads featuring distressed dogs and cats. Polling shows 71 percent of…

Four-Part Series On The Animal Rights Movement

Protect The Harvest has put out a great 4-part series on understanding the animal rights movement.  The four articles discuss the history, connections, financials, and legislative / legal battles behind the animal rights movement. The articles share great information and pose…

Do animals, other organisms have rights?

Inforum Is food a basic right? Do animals and other organisms have rights?These and related questions are becoming important as voters are asked to consider if raising chickens in cages and keeping sows in farrowing crates are OK in some…

Understanding the Animal Rights Movement – Part 1

Today’s article will be focusing on the history and overview of the animal rights crusade. Before we go into specifics on the interplay between the different organizations, corruption in their ranks, and threat that they pose to agriculture, it is…