Tag: protest

Stand Up for Pigs

Stand up for your friends Saturday April 8th from 11:30 am to 1 pm at the corner of Titus and Hudson in Irondequoit. Rain date is Sunday, April 9th. Postponement will be announced by noon the day before. Signs will…

Recap: Funeral for a Young Pig

Thank you to those who came out for this funeral at the Public Market, where living and dead animals are sold weekly. We memorialized one of the pigs whose heads were for sale there.  We named her Violet. Thanks to…

Cube of Truth 1/21 Recap

ARRoc held our first Cube of Truth, as Anonymous for the Voiceless, on Saturday, January 21st at Rochester’s Washington Square Park for the People’s Solidarity Rally attended by thousands. It was a powerful experience. We saw many people affected by the needless violence they were witnessing, and received a lot of appreciation for our work.

Cube of Truth

ARRoc will be holding “Cube of Truth” demonstrations around Rochester.  To see what these are about please visit Anonymous for the Voiceless or many photos on their Facebook page.  There are four types of participants: Those who bring/hold laptops or…

Funeral for a Young Pig 1/28

ARRoc is planning a direct action event at the Public Market at 9 am on Jan 28, in conjunction with other organizations holding similar events in other cities.  It will be a funeral for a young pig killed in the…

Recap: Stand Up for Turkeys

Sixteen people came out to stand up for their friends at the busy corner of East Avenue and Winton Road for one-hundred minutes.  The weather was glorious, and many passers-by now know that somebody cares about turkeys.  Thanks to Adam,…

Ringling Protests Recap

A huge thank you to everyone who came out to protest against using animals for entertainment.  An average of 7.5 protestors came to each of 6 shows, 45 presences in all.  We had a range of October weather, from pleasant…

Vegan Demonstration Recap

Thanks to Mary and Nolan for standing up for farmed animals at the Public Market Saturday morning 10/29.  They went over to the circus protest afterwards, and then Mary returned for the afternoon circus protest.  “Today was all a blur,”…

Stand Up for Turkeys

Stand up for your friends November 13th from noon to 1:40 in front of the East Avenue Wegmans in Rochester. We will stand on the public sidewalk on the corner of East Avenue and Winton Rd. Rain date is Sunday,…

Recap: Vegan Protest at Public Market

Thanks to ARAUNY advocates who came out to stand up for farmed animals this morning: Mary, John Mark, Tina, Carol H, and new member Steve.  Thanks to Mary for organizing.  And thanks to Rochester for more lovely weather. Protesters went…