The Enlightened Omnivore

The Enlightened Omnivore

Our ability to eat many kinds of foods has led to our success as a species.   But continuing to eat other animals is ethically unacceptable because of the immeasurable suffering it causes, writes End Animal Slaughter Contributor PAUL STEVENSON.     Man the...

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Rivers of Blood Flow in Religion’s Name

Rivers of Blood Flow in Religion’s Name

Muslim festival Eid al-Adha was completed this week with the 'sacrifice' of hundreds of millions of animals worldwide (10 million in Pakistan alone).    Every Eid, in designated areas, rivers of blood flow and blood and animal carcasses litter the streets.  ...

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Changing The World In Bite-Sized Chunks

Changing The World In Bite-Sized Chunks

Veganism offers an immediate and logical alternative to the reality of the slaughterhouse, writes PAUL TRITSCHLER.  The author recounts childhood memories of roughly handled and severely distressed chickens, and a pig born on a slaughter truck sliding out of the slats...

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‘Thumping’ and other slaughterhouse terms

‘Thumping’ and other slaughterhouse terms

Do you know what ‘Thumping’ or ‘PACing’ means?   It is a slaughterhouse term used to kill piglets (and also baby goats) by swinging them around and pounding their heads against concrete.     The  act of murdering innocent animals in slaughterhouses, and the cruel...

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‘There Is a Sense of Trust Between Us’

‘There Is a Sense of Trust Between Us’

This moving  story of human/non-human friendship is one of the most unusual we have seen.  It is the story of a Japanese Diver and his friend Yoriko, a humphead wrasse.  The wrasse is a large, diverse and remarkable fish.  There are more than 600 species of wrasse,...

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‘An Earth Without Insects?’

‘An Earth Without Insects?’

  Eighty percent of the biomass of insects has disappeared in just thirty years, and intensive agriculture, particularly the heavy use of pesticides, is  the main driver of this collapse.     The decline in populations worldwide is devastating not only for the...

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They Tried to Escape Their Fate

They Tried to Escape Their Fate

Standing at slaughterhouse gates bearing witness to the animals, Save Movement activists all over the world take photos and videos to share on social media.  This documentation clearly show that animals are worried and fearful.    On the trucks going to the...

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A Plate of Scrambled – Roosters?

A Plate of Scrambled – Roosters?

What's behind your plate of scrambled eggs? End Animal Slaughter guest contributor SARAH OLIVER reminds us of a couple of things we may have overlooked.   It often crosses my mind that our ability to ignore the blindingly obvious makes us, and those we share the...

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Q&A: Casper Hilt, Full-time Animal Activist

Q&A: Casper Hilt, Full-time Animal Activist

Jobless and without a home, 36-year-old Danish activist CASPER HILT works 60 hours a week to change the reality for sentient beings.      Was there anything in your background that set you on your path to animal activism?   Personally, I have experienced a lot of...

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From Dingley Dell to Hell: The Ethical Pork Myth

From Dingley Dell to Hell: The Ethical Pork Myth

There is no ethical way to kill an animal who doesn't want to die, writes End Animal Slaughter contributor LYNLEY TULLOCH   The slaughterhouse is something many of us would like to pretend doesn’t exist. It sits, ghastly and imposing, behind high walls. It...

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Voices for Animals Across the Years:  Richard Ryder

Voices for Animals Across the Years: Richard Ryder

Richard Ryder has a special place in the history of the Animal Rights movement.  His influence was seminal in the early development of the notion of rights for animals,  and he is also the inventor of the term 'Speciesism', a central idea in the movement. Richard...

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