Category Archives: Animals

Pittsburgh Steelers Fans Protest Signing Of Entire Team

Pittsburgh – In a surprising move, more than 500 fans showed up outside of Heinz Field on Wednesday not to protest the signing of Michael Vick but rather to oppose the signing of the entire football team in an attempt … Continue reading

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The Death of Betty the Chicken

This July 31, 2015 article by the New York Times Editorial Board has been rewritten substituting the life of a chicken for a lion. Additional words have been changed to reflect the life of a chicken. All non-original content is … Continue reading

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Laugh for Sam Simon

Originally posted on Kirschner's Korner:
Protesting with Sam in LA. I wrote this tribute to Sam when I found out he had cancer. Sam passed away today at age 59. I’m sharing this story again to remind people of…

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Why Some People Should Never Be Allowed to Adopt a Shelter Dog

When we adopt a shelter dog, we make a lifelong commitment. The dog we adopt may have been hit by a car, neglected and left starving in a backyard, raced, kicked and beaten and now fearing human contact, or surrendered … Continue reading

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One Last Kiss

I wasn’t ready to rescue a dog but I learned of a puppy in need of a home so I decided to visit him on a whim. A miniature white Schnauzer, he was only two months old and just a … Continue reading

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10 Difficult Questions Every Animal Advocate Should Ask Themselves

As animal advocates, we try to inspire others to show compassion for all animals. We may also serve animals well if we reflect on our own decisions since there is always more we can do. I hope these questions cause … Continue reading

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How to Stop Sucking at Life

Artist Liu Qiang’s thought-provoking masterpiece illustrates people’s disturbing addiction to cows’ milk and the anguish it causes these good-natured animals. Contrast Qiang’s troubling statue with this photo of raw almonds, also known as one of the world’s healthiest foods. Almonds … Continue reading

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