NYC Elementary School Becomes Kind to Animals and Decides to Make a Difference: Adopts All-Vegetarian Menu

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City elementary school has adopted an all-vegetarian menu, serving kids tofu wraps and veggie chili. Public School 244 is the first public school in the city to go all-veggie. The animal-welfare group People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals says it might be the first all-veggie public elementary […]

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Israel Leads By Example: Bans Animal-Tested Products

Companies that test their products on animals needn’t bother trying to ship them to Israel, because, starting New Year’s Day, the country banned the import, sale, and marketing of animal-tested cosmetics, toiletries, and household cleaners. Previously, in 2007, the Israeli government had banned using animals to test personal-care and household products within the country. But […]

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Cartoonist Makes an Ass of Himself

A NY Times syndicated cartoonist draws an inappropriate response to a Palestinian donkey bomb. On 25 May, Palestinian terrorists in Gaza detonated an explosive-laden donkey cart close to the border with Israel, killing the animal but causing no human casualties. This is not the first time that Palestinian terrorists have used live animals in bomb […]

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