Tag: protest

Protest for Peace for Squirrels

Saturday Feb. 27th, the Holley [NY] Fire Department held their 10th annual violent fundraiser offering cash prizes for killing squirrels and raffling off guns. Thanks to all who turned out to advocate for the squirrels and nonviolence in our silent…

YellowWall Demonstration at Garden Brothers Circus

ARAUNY will be holding YellowWall Demonstrations at the Henrietta Dome Arena on this coming Monday October 12th, 3-4:30 and 6-7:30 for the Garden Brothers Circus. Thanks to Mary B. for noticing this circus and offering to lead the demonstrations! Let’s…

Elephants Wish They Could Forget

by George Payne of Gandhi Earth Keepers International [The opinions expressed in these essays do not necessarily reflect the position of ARAUNY.] Along with a dozen other local animal rights advocates from Upstate New York, I recently participated in a…

Circus Demonstration

Ringling returns to Rochester, 10/29/14. Join ARAUNY’s Yellow Wall demo, our only scheduled protest. 10/29/14 (Wed) … Opening night 5:00pm (2 hours before 7:00pm show) Blue Cross Arena (BCA), One War Memorial Square, Rochester NY 14614…. corner Broad Street and…

REPORT: 2/22/14 ARAUNY YellowWall Vigil re Squirrel Slam, Holley NY

2/22/14 Saturday was a sunny 40 degree day, with wind gusts up to 50mph! Fifteen activists joined ARAUNY’s YellowWall Vigil … still, silent, peaceful, holding bright yellow homemade signs to honor squirrels, massacred just up the road in Holley that…

Circus Demonstration

TONIGHT (Wednesday, 10/30) at 6:00 PM: Please join ARAUNY in a PEACEFUL, silent protest of the Ringling Bros. Circus in front of the Blue Cross Arena. (This is also known as a “YellowWall” demonstration because of the wall formed, and…

Protest: Holley Squirrel Slam

A protest is planned for the “Squirrel Slam” hunting contest involving children, with cash & gun prizes for those who shoot the most squirrels in Holley, NY. Please join us on Saturday, Feb. 16th, from 3-6 PM, at the Holley…

REPORT: Protest of Squirrel Massacre, Holley NY, 2/16/13

We drove into Holley early afternoon 2/16/13 – nobody there to direct us where to park. So we parked on the street, asked a cop in a car if that’s okay (yes), then he directed us to AR protesters on…

Fur Free Friday

Thank you to everyone who participated in Fur Free Friday on 11/23 outside Held Projansky Furs in Rochester. In all, there were approximately 20 in the group protesting outside the store! Members of ARAUNY (and their friends & family) were…