We contacted a church in rural Virginia after
learning that it had scheduled "Greased Pig Scramble" activities—during which
young animals would be frantically chased, grabbed
at, and tackled in a pen lined with screaming crowds—on July 4. Thanks to
everyone who spoke out and to the church for its compassionate decision to
cancel these events!
Almost all of us grew up eating meat, wearing leather, and going to circuses and zoos. We never considered the impact of these actions on the animals involved. For whatever reason, you are now asking the question: Why should animals have rights? Read more.