Category: Animals

Helping Animals Helps People

Stepping Over a Homeless Man to Feed a Dog (And Other Things I've Never Had to do as an Animal Advocate) by Sarah Withrow King  I've been an activist since I was old enough...

Labor Pains and Maternal Grief

By Sarah Withrow King Jerusalem, Jerusalem, the city that kills the prophets and stones those who are sent to it! How often have I desired to gather your children together as a hen gathers...

Bearing Witness

By Beth Foster The trees around the slaughterhouse are filled with a fatal lullaby because the mockingbirds have learned this funeral dirge of the young. Peep. Peep. Peep. That's what haunts me most—even more...

Vegetarianism By Faith

By Rev. Don Ng Growing up in a Chinese-American home, there was always some kind of meat dish. Even if there wasn't enough money to buy a prime cut of beef, there was always...