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…

Matthew Scully: “Dominion”

The ARA Book Club met for the fourth time on Monday, August 14, 2006. We reviewed Matthew Scully’s book (©2003, St.Martin’s Griffin) entitled Dominion: The Power of Man, the Suffering of Animals, and the Call to Mercy. Copies available in…

Carol Adams: “Pornography of Meat”

The ARA Book Club met for the third time on Monday, July 10, 2006.  We reviewed Carol Adams’ book (@2003, Continuum Pub) entitled The Pornography of Meat (a follow-up to her book @1990, The Sexual Politics of Meat).  Copies available…

Helping Animals 101

ARA to participate in PETA’s “Helping Animals 101” Conference Saturday, June 3, 2006 8:00 am to 6:00 pm Marriott, 1890 W. Ridge Rd, Rochester, NY 14615 For registration and more details, see: http://www.helpinganimals101.com/