How the Media ‘Dog Whistles’ to Vegan Haters

Dear Mainstream Media, Call off the dogs. That whistle you send out to get the dogs howling and lunging at vegans is pathetic at best, toxic at worst. Look, we get it – your masters are crapping themselves. They’ve got investments in the animal agriculture industry. They’ve got advertisers who have investments in the animal … Continue reading How the Media ‘Dog Whistles’ to Vegan Haters

Lynley Tulloch: Australian animal rights activists make pertinent points

An excellent op-ed piece in the Whanganui Chronicle newspaper, by Lynley Tulloch - The recent actions by Australian animal rights activists have caused a stir. Commemorating the first anniversary of the Dominion movie, the protesters blocked a major intersection in Melbourne. Some chained themselves to vans advertising the web address of the film, which depicts … Continue reading Lynley Tulloch: Australian animal rights activists make pertinent points

Isolation and Hostility in the Workplace

Whatever we personally think of them, the animal rights protests between Brisbane and Melbourne on Monday 8th April got attention! They created conversation, and catapulted animal rights into mainstream media. The ensuing commentary ranged from calling the protesters heroes (just to split hairs, they were mainly heroines 😊) to ridiculing and threatening them. It was … Continue reading Isolation and Hostility in the Workplace