Introduction to Animal Fur
The animal fur opposition movement began in the 1800’s and surged in the U. S. in the 1970’s, becoming a major force during the 1980’s. It is part of the broader animal rights movement that includes animal abuse and aspects of animal equity. Some of the important events are included in the timeline on ask.com that was assembled by Doris Lin. The current resurgence of fur use in the fashion industry is sparked by new personal wealth in China and elsewhere. It shows how easy it is to awaken the human aptitude for horrifying atrocity.
The rest of this post has facts and graphic images from the Fur Out the Closet blog.
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