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Joe Rogan: Factory Farming Is the Worst Thing Humans Are Capable Of

Joe Rogan to Jon Stewart: Factory Farming Is the Worst Thing

Comedian, director, and activist Jon Stewart was recently a guest on The Joe Rogan Experience podcast. Rogan and Stewart discussed politics and factory farming. "Do you have any moral qualms about meat or is...
China Announces ‘Severe’ Punishment Laws for Illegal Wild Animal Hunting and Trading

China Announces ‘Severe’ Punishment Laws for Illegal Wild Animal Hunting and Trading

The Chinese government announced that it would "severely" punish the illegal hunting or trading of wild animals. The announcement was made in a work report issued in May, as the nation attempts to implement...
Is Hunting Good for the Environment?

Is Hunting Good for the Environment?

Is hunting good for the environment? The answer you get depends very much on who you ask. Many hunters maintain that their activities can support conservation. They say that money spent in the hunting industry...
‘Disrespect for Animals’ Caused Coronavirus, Says Jane Goodall

‘Disrespect for Animals’ Caused Coronavirus, Says Jane Goodall

World-renowned primatologist Jane Goodall said that "disrespect for animals" caused the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. She also emphasized that "everyone can make an impact every single day." The 86-year-old environmentalist—best known for her study of wild...
Lewis Hamilton Condemns $2 Billion Trophy Hunting Industry

Lewis Hamilton Condemns $2 Billion Trophy Hunting Industry

Updated October 10, 2019. Vegan athlete Lewis Hamilton is urging followers not to support dolphin shows. The five-time Formula 1 racing champion is currently in Japan ahead of the Japanese Grand Prix on October 13....
National Trust Bans Fox Hunt After Cruelty Allegations

National Trust Bans Fox Hunt After Cruelty Allegations

The National Trust has banned trail hunting on one of its estates following animal cruelty concerns, the BBC reports. The independent charity for environmental and heritage conservation announced that trail hunt licences for the Portman...

The Beautiful Reason Colombia Just Banned Recreational Trophy Hunting

Colombia has banned recreational trophy hunting, citing the protection of animals and the environment as its main reasons. "Animals are not things, they are beings with feelings," the magistrate behind the legislation said. The ban -...
U.S. State Sees Major Decline in Hunting as People Would Rather Go Hiking

U.S. State Sees Major Decline in Hunting as People Would Rather Go Hiking

Hunting and fishing are declining in Michigan because millennials would rather enjoy wildlife than kill animals. The decline is occurring as baby boomers, who popularized the sport decades ago, "age and drop away," according to the Grand...
Dick's Sporting Goods Considers Dropping Hunting Supplies From Over 700 Stores

Dick’s Sporting Goods Considers Dropping Hunting Supplies From Over 700 Stores

American sports gear and equipment brand Dick's Sporting Goods is considering removing hunting supplies from all of its stores. Last August, Dick's said it would stop selling "virtually all" hunting items from 10 of its stores....

Wales Set to Ban Pheasant Hunting on Public Land

Pheasant shooting on public land is to be banned in Wales, following a ruling by Natural Resources Wales (NRW), a Welsh Government Sponsored Body. NRW will not renew leases to shoot the game-birds from March...
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Prince Harry Ditches Hunting, Prompted By Vegan-Curious Meghan Markle

During a recent weekend trip to the royal country estate of Balmoral, Prince Harry abstained from his family's annual bird-shooting expedition. According to the Mirror, sources believe the decision to boycott the hunt was...
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Nearly 70% of Brits Say Game Hunting Birds Should Be Illegal

Nearly seven out of 10 people in Britain believe game hunting birds should be illegal, according to a YouGov poll commissioned by the League Against Cruel Sports and Animal Aid. A previous poll commissioned by...

Kenya to Enforce Capital Punishment for Wildlife Poaching

Wildlife poachers in Kenya may soon face capital punishment, The Independent reported. The death penalty could soon be given to those who break the law in an effort to preserve endangered species. The country’s tourism...

Canadian Province Officially Bans ‘Inhumane’ Spear Hunting

After a bear hunting video went viral in 2016, causing widespread shock and outrage, Alberta officials are taking action and banning spear hunting. In the aforementioned video, a black bear was hunted down and...
5 Ways a Vegan Diet Helps to Save Non-Farmed Animals

5 Ways a Vegan Diet Helps to Save Non-Farmed Animals

It's no secret that opting for a plant-based vegan diet can spare countless farmed animals. But what is less obvious, is the multitude of other animals being impacted by our dietary choices. Currently, animal agriculture...

Grizzly Bears ‘Go Vegan’ as They Opt for Berries Over Salmon

Now here's one to debunk that old protein myth: grizzly bears - those huge muscular 1,000 pound things - have stopped eating salmon in favour of elderberries. Alaskan Kodiak Island bears typically are known to...