World Dog Alliance Celebrates Review of the Dog Meat Ban in South Korea
October 07, 2021 09:00 ET | World Dog Alliance
SEOUL, South Korea, Oct. 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On Monday, Sept. 27, South Korea's President Moon Jae-in stated that there is a need to prohibit dog meat consumption in the country. His...
The Elephant Project to Host COVID-Safe Digital Walk on World Elephant Day, August 12
August 05, 2021 09:00 ET | The Elephant Project
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. and LOS ANGELES, Aug. 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Elephant Project, a California-based organization that’s helped save over 300 elephants worldwide and educated children...
Children Showcase Short Stories on Bullying and Animal Rights in Debut Book
February 01, 2021 09:03 ET | AuthorHouseUK
Manchester, U.K., Feb. 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- “Gifted Lies: A Series of Short Stories” authored and illustrated by siblings Thaain, 16, Hadi, 15, Azaan, 11, and Shiza Zahid, eight, illuminates...
Habeas corpus scholars, philosophers support New York elephant rights case
July 22, 2020 18:48 ET | The Nonhuman Rights Project
New York, NY, July 22, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Two habeas corpus scholars and twelve North American philosophers with expertise in animal ethics, animal political theory, the philosophy of animal...
World-Renowned Legal Scholar Laurence Tribe Supports New York Elephant Rights Case
July 14, 2020 15:59 ET | The Nonhuman Rights Project
New York, NY, July 14, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- World-renowned legal scholar and Harvard Law School Professor Laurence H. Tribe has requested leave to file an amicus brief in support of a habeas...
Fight for Elephant Rights Continues in New York
July 10, 2020 11:59 ET | The Nonhuman Rights Project
New York, NY, July 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today the Nonhuman Rights Project (NhRP) filed its appeal in its habeas corpus case on behalf of Happy, a 49-year-old wild-born Asian elephant the...
Islamabad High Court Recognizes the Rights of Nonhuman Animals
May 21, 2020 19:59 ET | The Nonhuman Rights Project
New York, NY, May 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Nonhuman Rights Project (NhRP) applauds a decision issued today by the Islamabad High Court in Pakistan that “without any hesitation” affirms the...
Last Chance for Animals Condemns Massacre by FDLR Militia at Virunga National Park
May 07, 2020 09:00 ET | Last Chance for Animals
LOS ANGELES, May 07, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Last Chance for Animals (LCA), an animal advocacy group and supporter of Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, condemns the...
COVID-19 Is America’s Wakeup Call to Stop Exploiting & Commodifying Animals
April 06, 2020 09:00 ET | Last Chance for Animals
LOS ANGELES, April 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- “It has become apparent that COVID-19 is a zoonotic disease – one that originated with animals and transferred to humans, making this pandemic the...
Last Chance for Animals Applauds Joaquin Phoenix for his Academy Award Speech
February 12, 2020 13:07 ET | Propheta Communications, LLC
LOS ANGELES, Feb. 12, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Joaquin Phoenix took aim at the cruel practices of dairy farming in his Sunday night Oscars speech for Best Actor in a Leading Role for “Joker.” The...