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What Is the ALF?
A Story Containing the Philosophy of Animal Liberation
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Link to page with Streaming Videos about the Animal Liberation Movement.
YouTube's about the ALF.
Who Is the ALF? - pdf   and  alf_flier.pdf and What Is ALF - Biteback.pdf

Credo, Mission Statement, History, Actions, Tips, Interviews, Videos

Credo -- The ALF Credo and Guidelines -- Who we are, what we do.
Mission Statement -- The ALF Mission Statement. Details about plans to effectively allocate resources (time and money) to reduce animal suffering in the world. What to do, what not to do.
Manifesto for Radical Abolitionism: Total Liberation By Any Means Necessary - Steve Best
ALF Actions World-wide -- ALF / AR activities categorized by country.

ALF Videos - and other AR Videos.
     The ALF and Civil Disobedience - video

Premise & History -- Opinions written about the purpose of ALF, tactics of ALF, summaries of The ALF, and known totals of actions. Articles: State of the Animal Rights Movement by Kim W. Stallwood. The Evolution of the Animal Rights Movement by Kim W. Stallwood. Thirty Years of Direct Action by Noel Molland, Animal Liberation at 30 by Peter Singer. AR timeline -- Important Events in Animal Rights History. Going Mainstream--Proof that rights for animals are making progress.
ALF Foes -- Those at war against ALF. POWs. Patriot Act. FBI. CCF.
Liberation guide from PETA. .pdf file
The ALF Primer -- A guide to direct action, third edition. Also a link to the Student Primer. Disclaimer: Tactics and actions in these manuals may not be in accordance with the ALF guidelines. Their inclusion here is does not mean we condone them. We didn't write them.
Activist Tips -- Over 30 pages of tips for activists. Literature, Planning, Security, Protection, Self Defense, First Aid, Grand Jury, Your Rights, Videotaping, Scouting, Preparation for the 4 mental phases of being an activist. Articles: The Role of Radical Animal Activists as Information Providers to Consumers by Joshua Frank; Utilitarianism, Animals, and the Problem of Numbers by Stephen Hanson, PhD; Trial By Fire: The SHAC7, Globalization, and the Future of Democracy, by Steven Best, PhD and Richard Kahn. Also ALF POWs.
Mistakes -- Lessons through mistakes of an ALF member. A short article about using your time efficiently.
ALF POWs -- ALF POWs, history, where are they now, more.
ALF Interviews -- Almost a hundred interviews with ALF activists, supporters, and people of interest to ALF members. Darius Fullmer, Gary Yourofsky, Darren Thurston, Robin Webb, Jani Seppala, Melanie Arnold, Rod Coronado, Andrew Linzey, Steven Wise, Patty Mark, John Feldman, J.P. Goodman, & John Robbins.
Activist Profiles -- Animal Activists' Profiles, Bios, Interviews
Arkangel Archives -- Articles archived from the Arkangel website.
Memories.pdf -- Memories of Freedom, 38 page Adobe Acrobat .pdf file about ALF, from the Western Wildlife Unit of the Animal Liberation Front
Terrorists? -- Description of book: Terrorists or Freedom Fighters? Reflections on the Liberation of Animals by Steven Best, Ph.D. & Anthony J. Nocella, II. Mommy's a What? by Brenda Shoss.
Mommy's a What? -- Mommy may be a terrorist, by Barbara Shoss
Mild Bunch -- March 2006. Are animal rights activists really the obsessive extremists that the media suggests?
Pushed 2 violence  -- Feb. 2006. Extremists pushed to violence? Mainstream activists disagree
Life Of Activist -- Feb. 2006. The Life Of An Animal Activist
Activists Decry Arson -- Feb. 2006. Ecologists disagree on whether legal action will affect the law-abiding members of the movement
Liberation Study -- Does the ALF carelessly release animals?
Best--Support - You Don’t Support the ALF Because Why? by Dr. Best
ELF -- Documents created by the Earth Liberation Front are presented here because their structure is similar to that of ALF (an organization with no official membership).
AR Militia -- Animal Rights Militia (ARM)
How Many Feminists Dance Upon the Head of a Pin?

  ALF Contacts.pdf 

 

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