Action eAlerts

Thursday, April 16, 2015
Dear Illinois Humanitarian, Some of you may have been asked to contact your Illinois state representative a few weeks ago because he serves on the Executive Committee, which was about to consider HB...
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Dear Humanitarian, Birds comprise 98 percent of all land animals killed for food in the United States; approximately 280 chickens and 8 turkeys are slaughtered every second—a total of 9 billion birds...
Tuesday, April 7, 2015
Dear Humanitarian, Although dolphins are protected on paper by Peruvian law, thousands of dolphins are killed by fishermen each year in Peruvian waters, hunted with harpoons and butchered on board....
Friday, April 3, 2015
Dear Humanitarian, Since Iceland resumed commercial whaling in 2006, more than 551 endangered fin whales have been killed, and in excess of 5,400 tons of fin whale meat and blubber have been shipped...
Wednesday, April 1, 2015
Dear Humanitarian, Victims of domestic violence fear not only for their own safety, but also for that of their companion animals. Having no safe place for their pets prevents many victims from...
Monday, March 30, 2015
Dear Humanitarian, On Saturday, April 25, AWI will be joining EarthShare and others from the DC Metro area, for the Anacostia Watershed Society's annual Earth Day Cleanup and Celebration. Last year,...
Friday, March 27, 2015
Dear North Carolina Humanitarian, Activists like you have worked hard to keep anti-whistleblower (or "ag-gag") laws out of North Carolina. These laws attempt to criminalize investigations of farm...
Thursday, March 26, 2015
Dear Humanitarian, Legislation preventing horses from being hauled on double-deck trailers has been reintroduced in the House and Senate. The Horse Transportation Safety Act, H.R. 1282, has been...
Friday, March 20, 2015
Dear Humanitarian, In 2013 the US Department of Agriculture declined to act on a series of recommendations—made by its own advisory National Organic Standards Board (NOSB)—to strengthen the animal...
Thursday, March 19, 2015
Dear Humanitarian, Millions of animals are exported from the United States each year and shipped thousands of miles to countries such as Russia, Kazakhstan, and Turkey; in 2014 the US exported over...
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