The Grumpy Vegan is encouraged by the action taken by government authorities and intrigued by responses from the animal exploitation industry to two recent undercover investigations. The exposes were conducted by The Humane Society of the United States into Bushway … Continue reading
Even today’s climate optimists acknowledge that there are going to have to be some traumatic ‘shocks to the system’, induced by accelerated climate change, to jolt politicians the world over to move up a gear (well, several gears). These shocks … Continue reading
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The Grumpy Vegan thanks Humane Spot, published by the excellent Humane Research Council, for including this Web site in their “Our Favorite Blogs and Websites.” This makes the Grumpy Vegan think it’s time to dust off and update his set … Continue reading
In an idle moment (admittedly not as a rare as I would like to think they are but still rare nonetheless) I found myself deducting the number 1974 from 2009 and thinking about the result: 35. This is the number … Continue reading
The pheasant season has opened, but the countryside will be much quieter this year. Commercial shoots — and there are about 3,000 across the country — are expecting a dearth of guns, especially from the City. A new analysis from … Continue reading
There’s now a petition on Twitter asking Ingrid Newkirk and Peter Singer to debate Gary Francione. The Grumpy Vegan wonders why he can’t ask for himself. It is, of course, possible he has already. If so, what happened?