Search Results for 'cage-free'

Prop 2.0

By on April 20, 2009 in Farm Animals, Wildlife/Marine Mammals with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle
Prop 2.0

The HSUS launched Proposition 2 not just to help 20 million animals confined on California factory farms, but to spark similar anti-factory farming reforms across the nation and to enhance our political clout in the state legislature in Sacramento.

Read More

Talk Back: United for YES! on Prop 2

By on October 31, 2008 in Farm Animals with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle

Today, the Field Poll, an independent and respected polling firm, released results on Prop 2 and had 60 percent of likely voters favoring the measure and 27 percent opposing it, with 13 percent undecided. While this snapshot of voter opinion is encouraging, we at The . . . 

Read More

How You, Too, Can Help Prop 2

By on October 28, 2008 in Farm Animals with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle

Today, the Los Angeles Times ran an op-ed from me on Prop 2, the Prevention of Farm Animal Cruelty Act. It makes the case for Prop 2 in 700 words, and it’s a piece you might think about forwarding to Californians still deciding how they’ll . . . 

Read More

30 Seconds to Set the Record Straight

By on October 23, 2008 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle

With less than two weeks to go until Election Day, the YES! on Prop 2 campaign is putting two new commercials (below) on the air in California. I am disgusted by the fear-mongering and falsehoods from our opponents’ campaign, and the ads here are designed . . . 

Read More

Talk Back: Let’s Pass Prop 2

By on October 15, 2008 in Farm Animals with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle

Two powerful forces converged recently to send readers to their keyboards. One of them is the power of television—with both Oprah and Ellen inviting me to appear on behalf of California’s landmark ballot measure, Proposition 2. The other force, just as powerful, is the suffering . . . 

Read More

Proposition 2: Views Fit to Print

By on October 9, 2008 in Farm Animals with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle
Proposition 2: Views Fit to Print

I’m convinced we’ll look back 30 or 40 years from now and wonder how our society could have tolerated the appalling abuses of animals on industrialized factory farms. It is a ruthless and miserly system, where animals are treated like things or units of production, . . . 

Read More

A Calling for Compassion

By on September 22, 2008 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle
A Calling for Compassion

Our Animals & Religion program recently launched All Creatures Great and Small, a campaign to remind people of faith about our personal and collective responsibilities to all of God’s creatures. The principles of compassion and mercy and other-centeredness are interwoven in the teachings of all . . . 

Read More

Uncaging the Truth

By on August 11, 2008 in Companion Animals, Farm Animals with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle
Uncaging the Truth

This past week, I campaigned in California for Proposition 2—the November ballot initiative to combat the intensive confinement of certain animals on factory farms.  In the middle of the trip was a public forum in San Luis Obispo before several members of the Senate and . . . 

Read More

A Vote for 20 Million Animals

By on May 29, 2008 in Farm Animals with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle
A Vote for 20 Million Animals

© COKYou can support the California initiative as a volunteeror with a donation. This year, we’ve passed about 50 laws in the states already. And last week, we passed three major federal bills as amendments to the Farm Bill. But arguably one of the most . . . 

Read More

Animal Ambassadors

Animal Ambassadors

Animal cruelty knows no national boundaries. Almost all of the industries we confront are global in nature—animal fighting and puppy mills (see yesterday’s blog), trophy hunting and the fur trade, the exotic animal trade and factory farming, just to name a few. As a matter . . . 

Read More

Force for Reform

By on April 4, 2008 in Animal Rescue and Care, Companion Animals, Farm Animals with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle

The remarkable work of The HSUS’s Investigations unit was profiled today in the nation’s second-most popular newspaper, The Wall Street Journal. If you are a WSJ subscriber, you can read the article online. If not, keep an eye out for a newsstand copy. The piece, . . . 

Read More

Allies for Change

By on January 9, 2008 in Animal Research and Testing, Humane Society International with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle
Allies for Change

The Humane Society of the United States and Humane Society International do not restrict their work to the boundaries of the United States. We live in the era of globalization, with information, commodities, people and animals moving routinely across national borders. With our economic and . . . 

Read More

Top