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It's animal cruelty plain and simple The times are a-changing.
by Walter Einenkel
Comment Count 14 comments on Thu Mar 05, 2015 at 09:33 AM PST with 14 Recommends
Fact : One Elephant is killed every 15 minutes. At this rate, none will be roaming wild in 2025. [I worry http://iworry.org/] Fact : More than 1,000 rhinos are killed every year for their horns.
by noweasels
Comment Count 28 comments on Fri Oct 03, 2014 at 10:19 PM PDT with 48 Recommends
We March for Elephants We March for Rhinos We March for Lions People have asked us—“Why do you march? What good is marching? You should be making direct contact with people in power, with ...
by JrCrone
Comment Count 10 comments on Fri Aug 29, 2014 at 08:29 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
I am Elephant. I am Rhinoceros Written by Rosemary Alles http://www.march4elphantsandrhinos.org ...
by JrCrone
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Sep 10, 2014 at 02:00 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
On the other hand, this piano is perfect for people who are all thumbs.
by thefarleftside
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Aug 06, 2014 at 08:23 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
In remembrance’s fine April 3 Kitchen Table Kibitzing diary , there was a discussion of elephants off ...
by BeninSC
Comment Count 89 comments on Fri Jul 18, 2014 at 05:00 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
The story continues and, as they say, 'the plot thickens'! It is getting more complicated, but read on and follow the money. And that will lead you to the El ephants!
by sherman54
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Jul 15, 2014 at 02:00 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Near the end of May, the news came from Kenya that the largest bull elephant in the Tsavo region had been killed by poachers. The international outrage at the poaching of Satao was enormous. Today, ...
by LunarEclipse
Comment Count 16 comments on Mon Jun 23, 2014 at 08:51 AM PDT with 25 Recommends
It sounds like the start of a joke: a great actress, a great musician and a unknown writer/regular gal were walking down the street one day.... No joke though. We have something in common, these ...
by LunarEclipse
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Jun 19, 2014 at 04:52 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Mark Deeble is a photographer and writer who focuses on African wildlife. His work helps to document the presence of what is fast disappearing, the large bull elephants with nearly perfect tusks. ...
by LunarEclipse
Comment Count 12 comments on Sun Jun 15, 2014 at 11:54 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
Probably not news to many of you. The zoo's herd matriarch is going to deliver a calf sometime between now and mid-August. More below the "Nairobi orange" dust cloud...
by LunarEclipse
Comment Count 3 comments on Sat Jun 14, 2014 at 03:49 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Presidential Herd, Zimbabwe. Photo copyright Sharon Pincott. Help is needed to safeguard a herd of elephants in crisis. Once protected by an explicit presidential directive, the elephants flourished.
by JrCrone
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue May 20, 2014 at 11:54 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
In a few days I will be posting my next diary in the series, "What About the Elephants?" But as I continue my work and research on these wonderful creatures a true but sad picture arose from my ...
by sherman54
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Apr 30, 2014 at 01:54 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
NRA Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre on Thursday March 6th told a group of conservatives that the “greatest freedom” was the ability to have “all the rifles, shotguns and handguns we ...
by LokiGirl
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Mar 07, 2014 at 07:20 AM PST with 8 Recommends
It's been a couple of weeks, and it's time to give you a little update on the 'war on poaching' and the fight to ban Ivory trading around the world! I can't tell you how much I appreciated all the ...
by sherman54
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue Dec 17, 2013 at 05:01 AM PST with 5 Recommends
I was ensconced in a successful career in New York, on a path that was not easy to break from. But I had a growing awareness of the situation with the African Elephants and I needed to learn more. ...
by sherman54
Comment Count 13 comments on Mon Dec 02, 2013 at 10:18 AM PST with 22 Recommends
Heartbreaking news out of India: A passenger train in eastern India ploughed into a herd of elephants, killing seven including two calves, as they walked ...
by Jen Hayden
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Nov 14, 2013 at 07:02 AM PST with 11 Recommends
Take that picture of the dead elephant down. You do yourself and the site a disservice by posting that revolting picture. In Zimbabwe at least 100 elephants were murdered by poisoning. Because of ...
by hester
Comment Count 267 comments on Wed Oct 09, 2013 at 02:10 PM PDT with 400 Recommends
I'm rusty and running late. Oh well. Thanks to the whole crew, half of whom are new since I took my latest LOA. ;-)
by jlms qkw
Comment Count 53 comments on Tue Sep 03, 2013 at 08:58 PM PDT with 27 Recommends
It's a grim story. But it's unfortunately not a new story. It's a story about elephants. But the greed and the failure to take effective action to curb that greed underlying the story means it ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 92 comments on Sun Jun 09, 2013 at 08:30 PM PDT with 63 Recommends