​What will happen after animals are legally recognized as persons?

by George Dvorsky The first real attempt to see chimps legally recognized as persons may have failed, but it’s an historic case that undoubtedly represents the first of many to come. It’ll only be a matter of time before chimps and other animals are no longer seen as mere property, but rather as subjects worthy …

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Daniel Andreas San Diego Listed on FBI’s Most Wanted (again)

from the SF Gate The FBI sought Friday to renew interest in the manhunt for Daniel Andreas San Diego, an animal rights activist accused of bombing two offices in the Bay Area a decade ago. San Diego, a 35-year-old former resident of Schellville in Sonoma County, is one of 25 of Northern California’s “most wanted” featured …

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Uniting Our Struggles: Where Animal Liberation and Anti-Oppression Meet

from Earth First! Newswire by liz gurley flynn Days ago, a supporter of the Animal Liberation Front issued a communique calling for movement support and action in dismantling the fur industry. At first glance, that this call was delivered to the Earth First! Journal Collective may seem peculiar. The North American Animal Liberation Press Office …

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Political Prisoner Steve Murphy Released, in Halfway Home

On December 11, 2013, Steve Murphy was released from federal prison in Texas. He will complete his sentence at a halfway house (his release date is February 25, 2014). Steve Murphy was sentenced to 5 years in prison in 2010 after pleading guilty to charges relating to an attempted arson at a luxury housing development …

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Why science is telling all of us to revolt and change our lives before we destroy the planet

By Naomi Klein, October 29, 2013.  Source: AlterNet In December 2012, a pink-haired complex systems researcher named Brad Werner made his way through the throng of 24,000 earth and space scientists at the Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, held annually in San Francisco. This year’s conference had some big-name participants, from Ed Stone …

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Leaked Security Alert #1: Aspiring Fur Farmer Outed, More

Animal Liberation Frontline By Peter Young Nov 25, 2013 The first in a series of leaked Fur Commission “security alerts” Animal Liberation Frontline will be posting over the next month. Background: Animal Liberation Frontline has obtained dozens of internal fur industry “security alerts.” These bulletins are sent to fur farmers via email and fax every …

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Animal rights activists contaminate SC Johnson’s Kiwi Mink Oil with cyanic acid

The Wall Street Journal By Jessica Rae Pulver-Adell In a supposed protest against the selling of S.C. Johnson & Son’s Kiwi Mink Oil, unnamed animal rights activists are sabotaging products with cyanic acid, which is a colorless and poisonous liquid – intended to ruin the leather it is intended to treat. 263 jars of Kiwi …

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Anonymous Hacktivist Jeremy Hammond’s Court Statement Upon Being Sentenced to 10 Years In Jail

By Jeremy Hammond [jeremy Hammond was sentenced to ten years in prison for hacking Stratfor communications, then releasing the personal account and email info of over 800,000 people, plus the credit card info of 60,000 people. This is his statement. ] Good morning. Thank you for this opportunity. My name is Jeremy Hammond and I’m …

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Animal Rights Activists Attack (and Close) Brazilian Lab Experimenting with Animals

A group of activists for the protection of animals attacked Wednesday a Brazilian pharmaceutical research laboratory and removed the mice and hamsters being used for medical research – the same institution they attacked in October and freed 178 dogs. The laboratory in the city of San Roque, 59 kilometers (37 miles) from Sao Paulo, was …

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Animal Liberation Front Boasts of Success in Ohio Mink Raid

By: Jesse Hathaway Media Trackers A recent Animal Liberation Front (ALF) announcement of a nighttime raid on a mink farm in Van Wert, Ohio has been disputed by the business’s management, who have not filed a police report in the matter. According to ALF and an affiliated extremist group, the farm is covering up activists’ …

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Arise America, Mink Raids – Interview with Will Hazlitt

Exclusive Skype interview with Press Officer Will Hazlitt over recent Mink Liberations on the rise.

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Fire causes more than $20,000 damage at Zimbal Mink Ranch (Wisconsin)

By: SheboyganDaily.com Staff OOSTBURG – Firefighters responded to Zimbal Mink Ranch in Sheboygan County for a reported fire Monday afternoon. The fire was reported inside a pole barn at the ranch, located at 6438 Abraham Court in Oostburg, shortly after 12 PM. According to the Sheboygan County Sheriff’s Office, a sawdust caught fire and caused between …

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Jailed Animal Rights Activist on Hunger Strike in Illinois

Kevin Olliff is on hunger strike until the Woodford County Jail book ban is reversed. by Peter Young Animal Liberation Frontline Background: Tyler Lang and Kevin Olliff are two Los Angeles animal rights activists who were arrested in rural Illinois for “possession of burglary tools.” After a traffic stop in which they refused consent to …

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Freed minks blamed for slaughtering ducks in Langley

Animal Liberation Front allegedly freed 800 minks in raid earlier this month CBC News Posted: Oct 24, 2013 A duck farmer in Langley, B.C., says some minks freed by an animal rights group viciously killed dozens of his ducks and he wants someone to take responsibility. Jae Woodlock lives in an area where several mink …

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After Releasing Dogs, Animal Rights Activists Violently Clash With Police

Associated Press SAO PAULO (AP) — Animal rights activist Saturday clashed with police in front of a laboratory in southeastern Brazil that used dogs for drug tests. The clash came one day after activists broke into the Instituto Royal laboratory in Sao Roque and released 178 beagles being used to test for adverse effects of …

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