Author Archives: Animal Ethics Project

Two Dolphins Who Were Illegally Captured 20 Years Ago Are Returning to the Wild!

Geumdeung and Depo are two indo-pacific bottlenose dolphins who were illegally captured off the coast of Jeju Island in South Korea back in 1997 and 1998. Now, after 20 years, the two animals will finally be given their freedom! The wonderful … Continue reading

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Animal Rights Activists Rejoice as NYC Lawmakers Vote to Ban Wild Animals in Circuses

An 11 year campaign came to a screeching halt on June 21st when NYC lawmakers voted to ban the use of exotic animals in circuses. The bill, which has been championed by Council Member Rosie Mendez since 2006, passed with … Continue reading

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This Vegan Saudi Prince Wants to Relegate Factory Farming to the Dustbin of History

The question of how we’re going to feed a population of 9.7 billion people by 2050 is possibly the most burning one facing humanity. Our current food system, which is heavily focused on meat and dairy production, already occupies around … Continue reading

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Gene Baur Ends the Debate Between Vegans and Meat Eaters – Find Out How

When it comes to debating which is better, overall, eating plant-based or eating a diet heavy in meat and dairy, there are countless (extremely heated) arguments on both ends. One can argue that eating more plants is better for your … Continue reading

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Over 450 Drugs are Administered to Farm Animals

Animals raised for meat in factory farms are often genetically manipulated to grow unnaturally large and hence more profitable for the agricultural industry. Chickens slaughtered in the United States, for example, are bred to weigh a staggering nine pounds today … Continue reading

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Brussels Bans Cruel Force-Feeding for Foie Gras

Brussels will soon ban the cruel practice of force-feeding ducks and geese for the production of foie gras. According to Expatica, this is part of a movement to ban all force-feeding across the Belgian and Flemish capital. Recent research commissioned … Continue reading

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Stop the Torture of Rabbits in Canada Petition

If you were a rabbit guardian, would you keep your companion locked in a tiny cage for her entire life, never allowing her to take a single hop, and neglecting her to the point that she developed painful lesions on … Continue reading

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