Cassie King

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January 6, 2017

Animal Rights News Recap 1/6/17

Last Friday, China announced that it would ban all trade of ivory by the end of 2017, a powerful move against elephant poaching!

Tom Tkach, an organizer with DxE Toronto, was interviewed about his animal rights activism on a radio talk show called The Good News Only. His compelling responses have been uploaded to YouTube in the video below.

PETA replaced every ad in a London subway station with posters promoting veganism.

DxE Pinellas held a demonstration involving video outreach and engaged with the public on New Year's Eve night in the busy downtown of St. Petersburg, Florida.

Croatia abolished fur farms effective January 1st, creating a more compassionate 2017.


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