Voices for Animals Across the Years: The Jains

Voices for Animals Across the Years: The Jains

Jainism is a religion founded in ancient India and is currently practised by around 6 million people worldwide, mostly in India itself.   During the 6th century BCE, Mahāvīra became one of the most influential teachers of Jainism.   Mahavira said: “Do not injure,...
Voices For Animals Across The Years: Dian Fossey

Voices For Animals Across The Years: Dian Fossey

Born in San Francisco in 1932 Dian Fossey’s parents divorced when she was young, and she grew up with her mother and stepfather.   She had loved animals her whole life, and at first wanted to be a veterinarian, but finding physics and chemistry challenging turned her...