Thailand: Animal Rights Activists Release Genetically
Stingrays in the Ocean - August 16, 2012
The anonymous communique reads:
Last night we rescued over 200 stingrays at the Rayfish Footwear fish
farm, where this immoral company creates hideous sneakers from
transgenic stingray leather. We hit them hard!
See the communique/video here:
Stingrays Released in Thailand
Featured Articles, Essays and News
Violence and Animal Rights August 5 It's commonplace to
denounce the lunatic fringe of the animal rights movement for its
advocacy and, at times, perpetuation of violence. This denouncement
makes perfect sense and is something that anyone who cares about the
fate of animals in modern society must do. There's no room for
violence--against people or property--in the animal rights movement...
ALF Releases Captive Foxes August 5 Received anonymously: On
the night of August 5, the Animal Liberation Front visited the only
known fur farm in the state of Virginia, Scott Dean's D&S Fox Farm in
Elkton. We opened every one of the few cages at D&S, giving thirteen
beautiful foxes a chance at new lives in the nearby Shenandoah National
Park. As we watched a few of them immediately scurry off to freedom, we
damaged the machinery that allows Dean to continue his day-to-day
operation confining and torturing these sensitive creatures...
HLS Supplier Targeted August 8 Received anonymously: During
the early hours of August 5th, we visited Allison Blackwell, Senior Vice
President of Beckman Coulter, at her lovely home in Yorba Linda (5715
Via Del Potrero, Yorba Linda, CA). Her and Beckman Coulter have been
supplying HLS with the lab equipment used to test on animals for years.
For this reason, her driveway, front door, porch and garage door were
redecorated in red spray paint...
Fur Website Hacked August 12 Animal Liberation Frontline
obtains confidential 'security alert' detailing the hacking of the Fur
Commission USA website. For over 8 hours on Thursday night / Friday
morning, the website for the Fur Commission USA went nearly blank, and
the main page was replaced with the message 'Destroying the Fur Industry
Piece by Piece -- A.L.F.' ...
�Total liberation provides agency for all� � Press Officer Nicoal R.
Sheen August 13 English Version of Interview conducted by
Lajke, a feminist/animal liberationist blog (see interview
translated in Polish
After ALF Raid, Source Puts Fox Farm Damages at $25,000
August 16 From Animal Liberation Frontline Damage estimate and new info
about last week's fox liberation in Virginia. One source apparently
close to the farm's owner is reporting damages from last week's Virginia
fox farm raid at $25,000 to $30,000. In addition to liberating 13 foxes,
the Animal Liberation Front stated they also 'damaged machinery--From
Animal Liberation Frontline Damage estimate and new info about last
week's fox liberation in Virginia. One source apparently close to the
farm's owner is reporting damages from last week's Virginia fox farm
raid at $25,000 to $30,000...
Snowflake Furs and Speiser Furs in Downtown Vancouver Sabotaged
August 23 According to media reports, a noxious substance was sprayed
into Snowflake Furs and Speiser Furs in downtown Vancouver late on
August 20. Reportedly, syringes were used to spray liquid into the
stores through gaps around the front doors...
Alert! FBI Agent Visited Southern California Activist August
25 For Immediate Release (Forwarded to the Press Office) Please Repost!
Attention! A Southern California animal rights activist was approached
Thursday, August 23, by an FBI agent who asked about her knowledge of an
illegal activity which occurred in the Southern California area...
Animal group warns of more attacks August 27 The animal
rights group behind attacks on Vancouver fur businesses says store
owners can expect more assaults. 'I would fully expect (the attacks) to
continue and perhaps escalate,''' said Jerry Vlasak, spokesman for the
Animal Liberation Front, based in Los Angeles...
New Informant & Grand Jury Subpoena in Santa Cruz Arson Investigation
August 30 Just a heads-up that there are two developments in the
investigation into arsons at the homes of two UC-Santa Cruz researchers.
1) A woman named Otessa Crandell is reported to be cooperating...