Cow factory farm- 1 day left, stop it! – Posted in: Uncategorized

Dear Friends, We have got one day left to push the local council to stop plans for the UK’s first cow factory farm. Pressure is building – but we need to send more personal e-mails to the council telling them to reject the planning application. If thousands of us e-mail the local council, it will make it even harder for them to give the mega-dairy the green light. The deadline for sending messages is this…

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Benloka’s Xmas video appeal – Posted in: Uncategorized

An avid and dedicated supporter of the Ahimsa slaughter-free milk campaign, Benloka has a special message for us: Let’s make this Christmas a season of goodwill for all men…and cows! Click here for Ben’s special video message: http://www.thelotustrust.org/ahimsa-appeal.html

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Everybody hurts – including cows – Posted in: Uncategorized

“Everybody cries and everybody hurts”.  The famous R.E.M. song provided the highly emotional soundtrack to the “Helping Haiti” earthquake appeal.  We naturally empathized with the sufferings of our fellow human beings and responded charitably.  Yet how often do we think about whether our other companions on this planet – the animals – are also suffering; not because of natural disasters like earthquakes, but because of what we as human beings do to them? Many people…

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