An environmental activist who worked to prevent illegal logging and other environmentally exploitative practices was recently shot and killed by two gunmen. Demand that the perpetrators of this crime are brought to justice and that the government work to protect the vulnerable Amazon rainforest.
A chimpanzee is made to chain-smoke cigarettes for the entertainment of zoo-goers in North Korea. Her health is disregarded as she is given an entire pack of cigarettes each day to smoke for human amusement. Demand that this exploitative practice be stopped and the chimpanzee’s health protected.
A conservation ranger was shot dead while protecting the critically endangered Grauer’s gorilla. Demand that the perpetrators of this heinous act are found and punished harshly.
On November 12th St.Thomas Episcopal Church in Huntsville Alabama, plans to hold its annual lobsterfest event, in which hundreds of lobsters will be boiled alive.