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  1. Thread: Poor pigs

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    Poor pigs

    Last month, nine Australian politicians charged with the responsibility of reviewing cruel pig industry practices, voted to allow the use of inhumane sow stalls to continue unabated for another...
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    Re: I need tofu help...

    Misanthrope, you say: "I'd just like to be able to eat it, quickly..." Is eating quickly the reason for discomfort? I like the deep-fried tofu, and I don't even cook it but eat it in a sandwich!...
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    Re: Australian prisoner at Guantanamo

    I understand, BlackDog, and Hicks is no favourite of mine either; he is proudly antisemitic, violent, etc. However, even a mass murderer is given defence, and he was supposed to be returned to...
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    Re: trying to save our whales

    Last night on 'Sixty Minutes', the first section was about the Japanese whaling down here, and Capt Paul Watson of Sea Shepherd was interviewed. Seems to reveal quite a difference in tactics between...
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    Re: 60 Minutes - 'A Cruel Trade'

    Animals Australia asks caring people to email the Minister on this issue. Go to their website at http://www.animalsaustralia.org
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    Re: Which companies to boycott and why?

    We can each of us only do the best we can, and not get upset when other people - even our friends - are indifferent to the things that we care about. Is it right to say that your friend has no...
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    Re: The Horrible Horrible Heat!

    Have you ever experienced a Perth summer? If you can't take the heat, why not move to Tassie, which has beautifully mild weather without the mess of living in England.
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    Re: An epidemic in the making

    The news today reports that some homing pigeons that arrived in Melbourne were found to be carrying antibodies of the Newcastle flu and another type - the pigeons have been euthanased. It sure is...
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    Re: Environmental concerns

    my footprint is 3.4
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    Re: Environmental concerns

    Greenpeace Russia is asking for help from the international cyberactivist community. Why? The Russian Government has given permission to build what will be the world's longest pipeline, running...
  11. Thread: Melbourne Vegans

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    Re: Melbourne Vegans

    RODEO PROTEST Animal Liberation protesters disrupted the International Rodeo held at Melbourne's Rod Laver arena on April 16. During the day protesters staged a cheeky naked protest wearing signs...
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    Re: Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO)

    This url gives good views from George Monbiot: http://www.monbiot.com/archives/category/genetic-engineering/
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    Bayer brings gm to Oz

    Bayer CropScience is a step closer to growing genetically modified mustard seed in Australia for the first time. The company has applied for a licence to conduct open field trials in 17 shires across...
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    Re: Fortified foods - can anyone explain?

    Well I buy VitaSoy, but as they also offer Vitasoy Calcium+, at the same price, I choose the one with the extra calcium - why not?
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    Re: NI www.newint.org

    I emailed the Australian office of newint today to ask about a free sub for a friend. Let's hope they are responsive. :)
  16. Thread: sbs-tv program

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    The 'SaveBabe' campaign also referred to the sbs...

    The 'SaveBabe' campaign also referred to the sbs program, and they also say that many people have seen the eye-catching hard-hitting savebabe.com billboards which went up in Sydney, Melbourne,...
  17. Thread: sbs-tv program

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    The Scully quote in The Weekend Australian refers...

    The Scully quote in The Weekend Australian refers to lives of animals being important. He simply says: "... the life given them is all they have. For them it is the world, and who is anyone to treat...
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