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animal rights

pl.n.
The right to humane treatment claimed on behalf of animals, especially the right to be treated as persons or more like persons under the law.
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Hearing the call of the international movement, Taipei was one of 35 cities around the world to host the event, the Taiwanese civil group devoted to the protection of animal rights said.
Egyptian writer Faitma Naoot sentenced to three years in prison for talking about animal rights
Three men transporting buffaloes in truck ( were) allegedly roughed up by members of an animal rights group in Kalkaji ' ' -- MANEKA GANDHI, UNION MINISTER ( the attackers) were members of an NGO called PFA which has been working for many years in Delhi ' ' -- R BAANIYA, DCP ( SOUTH- EAST) Cops have filed a case of assault
Thus, animal rights groups filed a case against the government to stop killing stray dogs on the street with poison that was proved to be devastating for the environment as of December 2014.
There is a range of individual philosophies within the realm of 'animal rights' but most adherents hold similar foundational beliefs:
But the purpose of the encounter has been misunderstood by animal rights lobbyists.
The editor has organized the selections that make up the main body of the text in five parts devoted to the ongoing debate regarding animal rights and animal welfare, animal welfare and the new ethics of conservation, regulating animal rights and welfare in an industrialized economy, praise and condemnation for animal rights campaigns, and ocean animal welfare, ocean going mammals, and climate change.
An animal rights activist was jailed for three days last week after calling for a public demonstration to support animal rights and oppose the killing of stray dogs.
In this way, his work and ideology in the animal rights and vegan fields of thought are extremely influential.
CANADA Ryan Gosling has lent his superstar status to the fight for animal rights. In a July opinion piece for The Globe and Mail, the Canadian actor, director and writer joined Farm Sanctuary and Humane Society International to ask the Canadian National Farm Animal Care Council to close the loopholes in its recent draft code of practice for the pork industry.
Summary: Kathmandu: Nepalese animal rights groups pleaded for the life of a lovelorn elephant which has ...

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