BSE (Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy), or Mad Cow Disease, and its human form, nvCJD (New Variant Creutzfeldt-Jacob Disease), are incurable brain disorders.
Did you know that in one day a full-grown oak tree expels 7 tons of water through its leaves?
There are over 6,000,000,000 humans on this planet. By contrast, there are just 20,000 bonobos, 120,000 chimpanzees and 50,000 gorillas left outside captivity. They are our closest relatives. Incredibly, the few that are still alive are hunted and eaten as “bushmeat”, by soldiers and workers of logging companies.
What does the term “concentration camp” mean to you?
Animal sacrifice goes back a long way. The basic idea is that you put all of your negative energy into a virgin or a goat and then kill her.
The weather’s getting worse, sea levels are rising, glaciers are melting, deserts are advancing, the forests are burning, and the rivers are polluted. The Desert Reclamation Society has the answer: Trees!
One tree that is truly worth planting has many miracle qualities that makes it perfect for saving the planet: The Moringa Tree.
Imagine a time-lapse film of the Earth taken from space. Play back the last 10,000 years sped up so that a millennium passes by every minute.
When Captain Cook landed in Australia, he declared it a terra nullis because the inhabitants were apparently so primitive that they could be discounted. This is more or less the attitude which most humans have today to other species. We need a paradigm shift.
In the United States, those businesses which are based on the suffering of animals promote their interests through PR agencies and lobby groups. One of the aims of this PR is to persuade people that concern for animal welfare is, first of all, a radical issue that would only be of interest to lunatics and, second, in conflict with a “more important” need to care about humans.