Gilbert and George, the artists, display a fondness for right-wing witticisms. At least, that’s what they think. We’d rather side with the bankers than some vegan protester twit on benefits. Well, 2xGs, you know where you can stick your … Continue reading
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The Herald Sun in Australia reports Victorian gun group pushing for the right to shoot stray cats. Hunters would be allowed to shoot cats that stray from houses on to public land under a controversial plan being pushed by a Victorian … Continue reading
What to make of the political autobiographies and what they say about the Hunting Act 2004 which banned fox hunting and other bloodsports?
Labour Prime Minister Tony Blair wrote in A Journey that he didn’t ‘feel’ the issue. (305) May be that was why the Labour government had to be dragged kicking and screaming to ban bloodsports. Continue reading
What is it about The Guardian and vegetarianism? In what is otherwise a smart, progressive newspaper, The Guardian and its sister Sunday paper, The Observer, continually puts its foot in its mouth when it reports on vegetarian and vegan issues. … Continue reading
The Guardian reports on Kieren Fallon, the 46-year-old six-times champion jockey, and his views on new restrictions on hitting horses. And you expect me to count how many times I hit a horse? Should a batterer count how many times … Continue reading
New Gear To Protect Sea Life by Cornelia Dean in The New York Times. “It’s part of the collateral damage fishing causes,” said Tim Werner, who directs the marine conservation engineering program at the New England Aquarium. “You deploy a … Continue reading