Michael Greger, MD: “Bird Flu: A Virus of our own Hatching”

November 12, 2006 (Sunday), 7:00pm Dr. Michael Greger, HSUS Director of Public Health and Animal Agriculture, has just released a book entitled: Bird Flu: A Virus of Our Own Hatching. Brighton Town Park Lodge, 777 Westfall Road, Rochester NY (near…

Shrine Circus Protest

Nov. 3-5, 2006: ARA will provide signs and literature – and/or bring your own. Please arrive one hour before each show. Fri, Nov. 3rd – at 6:30pm (for 7:30pm show) Sat, Nov. 4th – at 10:00am (for 11:00am show) Sat,…

David Cantor: “Animal Advocacy”

Thursday, Oct.5, 2006, 7:00pm, Brighton Town Hall Auditorium Lecture by David Cantor, President and Founder of Responsible Policies for Animals. The lecture is titled, “Animal Advocacy: New Insights for a New Direction.” Free and Open to the public.

Syracuse Veg-Fest

ARA-UNY participated in the second annual VegFest in Syracuse recently. Shawn DeLeo of Community Animal Project did another great job this year!  Guest speakers were: Lauren Ornelas (was from Viva!USA-then-COK), Harold Brown (FS), Adam Durand (CC), Eddie Lama (“The Witness”),…

Marjorie Spiegel: “The Dreaded Comparison: Human and Animal Slavery”

The ARA Book Club met again on Monday, Sept. 18, 2006. We reviewed Marjorie Spiegel’s book: The Dreaded Comparison: Human and Animal Slavery (©1988).  Find copies in the Rochester Public Library system, order through area bookstores, or Amazon.com, or Alibris.com.…

Funeral Motorcade For the Slaughtered

Anthony Marr of Vancouver Canada is leading this action across 31 states and 6 Canadian provinces.  ARA is joining this “Motorcade” on Friday, 9/15/06, travelling east to west of Rochester NY, advocating for an End to the Slaughter – of…