HSUS: Raising Animals to Slit Their Throats Is the “Most Noble Employment of Man.”

The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) Agrees: Raising Animals to Slit Their Throats Is the “Most Noble Employment of Man.” Niman Ranch is a company located in the San Francisco Bay Area which raises cows, lambs and birds in order to kill them and sell their bodies for a profit. Revenue for the company is approaching a hundred million dollars. That’s a lot of dead animals, animals killed against their will, animals killed far short of their natural lifespan, and animals killed in violation of their most basic and fundamental right to go on living. But that doesn’t Read More

Silencing Fern

Fern pushed a chair out of the way and ran outdoors. The grass was wet and the earth smelled of springtime. Fern’s sneakers were sopping by the time she caught up with her father. “Please don’t kill it,” she sobbed. “It’s unfair.” “Fern,” he said gently, “you will have to learn to control yourself.” “Control myself?” yelled Fern. “This is a matter of life and death and you talk about controlling myself?” Tears ran down her cheeks and she took hold of the ax and tried to pull it out of her father’s hand. “Fern,” said Mr. Arable, “I know Read More

R E S P E C T

 Find Out What It Means to the Humane Society of the United States Last week, we posted about an event sponsored by HSUS in Colorado called “Hoofin’ It,” in which people were encouraged to go to several restaurants throughout Denver to eat the dead bodies of animals. HSUS helped pay to have bison, sheep, pigs, and cows killed and eaten. This event is part of an ongoing campaign by HSUS to endorse the continued killing of the most abused and maligned animals on Earth. Throughout the United States—in states such as Colorado, Indiana, Iowa, Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina and Ohio—companies Read More