Category Archives: Letters

Open Letter to Miley Cyrus

October 5, 2013 Dear Miley, I’ve never seen Hannah Montana or your VMA performance but I have read about your efforts to save animals. Thank you for recently tweeting your fans to sign a petition to ban horse-drawn carriages in … Continue reading

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Chef Andres Leaves Students Hungry for the Truth

August 27, 2013 Dear Editor: As an alumni of The George Washington University who only eats plant-based food and advocates for people to allow animals to live freely, I read your cover story “Food for Thought” in the Summer 2013 edition … Continue reading

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Suggestions from a Squirrel Slam Shooter

Since I published my request to end the Holley, New York Fire Department Squirrel Slam, I’ve received a lot of feedback from people who shoot animals for entertainment. Many of them are vitriolic and unapologetic while claiming to be patriotic. Here is an example of some … Continue reading

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A Letter from a Guy Who Likes to Kill Squirrels for Fun

Here is one of many emails I received from people supporting Squirrel Slam, a February 16th Holley, New York Fire Department sponsored event where people will shoot and kill squirrels for fun with their children. I made a public request to cancel the event … Continue reading

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Legal Child Pornography

January 7, 2013 Eric H. Holder Attorney General of the United States U.S. Department of Justice 950 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20530-0001 Dear Attorney General Holder: The U.S. Department of Justice provides the text of the federal law on … Continue reading

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Unsung Heroes

December 15, 2012 To the Staff at the Jim and Jan Moran Boys and Girls Club of Deerfield Beach, Florida, As 2012 draws to a close, I want to acknowledge your work to improve the lives of children, families, schools, and our … Continue reading

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An Unforgettable Letter from a Former Meat-Eater

I hope this letter from a former meat-eater inspires people who eat the remains of animals to consider a more compassionate and healthier way of living and I hope it motivates people who stopped eating animals to share their experiences so others will join them.  I am … Continue reading

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