Category: Animal Rights in NY

Recap: Cube of Truth

ARRoc held a Cube of Truth Saturday April 29th at Washington Square Park for the People’s Climate March (sponsored by our partner Rochester People’s Climate Coalition). ARRoc members started out chalking, and then assembled the Cube using our two new…

Recap: Garden Brothers Circus

Thank you to everyone who came out to stand up against animal exploitation for entertainment when Garden Brothers Circus came to the IcePlex at MCC.  You can check out their record of abuse here.  We were at all five shows…

New Logo

ARRoc has a new logo! In addition to the obvious identifying words, this logo includes a reference to Rochester and social justice (Rochester’s iconic bridge, named after local social justice leaders Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass), and animals and…

Members Reaching Out

Kevin leafletted at the Food Rodeo at the Public Market Wednesday 4/26, handing out a 10-12″ stack of flyers on why and how to go vegan.  It was his first time, and he thought it would be hard, but once…

Recap: Cube of Truth 4/22 with New Power Supply!

Our Cube of Truth on Saturday introduced our new power supply from funds raised at the Red Fern earlier this month.  Thanks again to all who participated in that fundraising event, and to Mary for organizing it. Thanks to the…

Garden Brother Circus 4/28-29

Garden Brothers Circus has been welcomed to the IcePlex at MCC.  You can read about Garden Brothers’ lengthy record of animal abuse, neglect, and much more here. ARRoc will be leading demonstrations against this notorious business at all five shows. …

Recap: Cube of Truth 4/15

Thank you to those who came out for the Cube of Truth this morning: Mary, Robyn, Stephanie, Theresa, and Varun.  The weather was great until suddenly it wasn’t, but we had almost two hours to show people where meat, dairy,…

Recap: Red Fern Fundraiser

Thank you to all who participated in our fundraiser dinner April 10th at the Red Fern.  We sold out early, with 35 attendees and many takeout orders as well – we thank them for supporting ARRoc! Thank you to Andrea…

Recap: Stand up for Pigs and Potluck for Albert

On April 8th, fourteen of us stood up for our friends for 90 minutes at the corner of East & Winton.  The weather was great and many participants commented on the large number of friendly beeps and waves we got.…

Recaps: Cubes of Truth 4/1 & 8

Seven of us held a Cube of Truth in the mist-which-slowly-turned-to-rain Saturday 4/1. Thank you to Kevin, Kimberly, Mary, Robyn, Stephanie & Varun for coming out. The weather was much improved 4/8, sunny and not too cold (photo).  We were…