A fashion rules each age, without most people being able to see the tyrants that rule them. - Albert Einstein
The Danish government has banned the religious slaughter of animals for the production of halal and kosher meat. The ban became a law on February 22 and was termed anti-Semitic by a few petitioners. Speaking to Denmark's TV2, minister for agriculture and food Dan Jorgensen said, "Animal rights come before religion."
The PETA Practical Guide to Animal Rights by Ingrid Newkirk
In The PETA Practical Guide to Animal Rights, you'll learn hundreds of simple ways to stop thoughtless cruelty. The tips and resources Ingrid Newkirk provides will connect you to a whole community of others who respect animals enough to make kind choices. For each topic, Newkirk provides hard facts, personal insight, inspiration, ideas, and resources.
Animals deserve rights, regardless of how they taste or how convenient it is to experiment on them. Like humans, animals are capable of suffering and have an interest in leading their own lives. They are not ours to use for food, clothing, experimentation, or entertainment.
As an activist, you can educate people in your community and positively affect their attitudes and lifestyles. You just need the desire to generate positive change and to believe that your voice and actions matter...