Saturday, April 10, 2010

OpEdNews - Quicklink: Karen Kwiatkowski: This Is War

OpEdNews - Quicklink: Karen Kwiatkowski: This Is War: "If you watch what American soldiers and their commanders did on that day, and presumably on many such days, you will be struck by the laughter. Laughing when they shoot, after they shoot, in viewing the dead and near dead, and even laughing as they drive over the bodies in a hurry to record mission success. For the most part, this isn't nervous laughter; instead, it is the laughter of thugs, the laughter of bullies."

OpEdNews - Article: 600 Million Stray Dogs Need You

OpEdNews - Article: 600 Million Stray Dogs Need You: "I was disillusioned myself with the Third Order Franciscans who I belonged to
for awhile. I thought these people would feel the same way about animals as did St.
Francis. Sadly, my local chapter never responded to my concerns on this front
at all. I just couldn't understand it. If anything, I believe that they should have been
tryingto emulate himin some way re his wonderful concernfor all creatures.
This week I was surprised to receive a message fromAlex Pacheco requesting help
in what he called'aglobal project to end more animal suffering and death than any
project in history...'He wrote that every year globally ONE BILLION animals are
violently killed because of animal overpopulation."