The Humane Party has today published the first full draft of the “Violence Is Not Entertainment” (VINE) Act, a proposed … More
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James Videle Envisions a Post-Abolition Economy
James Videle has joined the Humane Party’s all-volunteer staff as co-leader of the Agricultural Policy Transition Team. The team’s mission is to transition the entire U.S. economy to a post-abolition—i.e., 100% plant-based—economy.
“Man’s Best Friend” Has No Rights
Jeb, a service dog in Michigan, was accused of killing a neighbor’s dog. DNA testing was used to prove his innocence. Without the DNA testing, Jeb would have been destroyed (i.e, killed) as a legally “dangerous animal.”
Dog lovers cry out after footage leaked of a dog forced to perform stunts on the set of “A Dog’s Purpose”
Despite what movie producers might want you to believe, The Humane Party would like to remind you that it is not a dog’s purpose to perform frightening and dangerous stunts to entertain humans.
Does the educational mission of zoos justify captivity, culling, and public dissection of animals?
The issue of keeping animals in captivity was recently in the news with the announcement of the last performance of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus this May. While many applaud the announcement, the future of the captive animals is in question. In a related story, The New Yorker featured in its January 16, 2017 issue the shooting and public dissection of a healthy young giraffe named Marius at the Odense Zoo in Denmark last year.
Dogs and cats in Ohio can receive life-saving care from first responders
Dogs and cats in need of life-saving care from Ohio first responders can now receive it—but only if there is a human-related emergency nearby.
The Deer Who Was
A white-tailed buck temporarily took up residence in Harlem in mid-December, to the delight of his human neighbors. The buck ultimately died in custody, reportedly due to stress.
Abolition Day 2016: U.S.’s Vegan, Abolitionist Political Party Publishes Final Draft of Abolition Amendment; Will Grant Legal Personhood, Rights to Other Animals
Abolition Amendment The Humane Party, a political party in the United States, has published the final, full draft of the … More
Abolition Amendment: Abolitionist, Vegan Political Party Publishes Fifth Draft of Animal Rights Amendment to U.S. Constitution
Summary: The Humane Party has published the fifth full draft of the Abolition Amendment, a proposed amendment to the United … More
ABOLITION AMENDMENT: First section of the Abolition Amendment reaches final form; remaining sections to be subjected to third round of public comment
May 26, 2016 — Los Angeles, California Abolition Amendment: First Section Finalized After closing of the second period for public … More
CIVIL RIGHTS DAY: The Humane Party marks 150th anniversary of Civil Rights Act of 1866, establishes April 9 for annual Civil Rights Day celebration
April 9, 2016 — Los Angeles, California The Humane Party, in celebration of the 150th anniversary of the Civil Rights … More
“Violence Is Not Entertainment” Act: Proposed U.S. Law to Withdraw Copyright and Trademark Protection for Animal Abuse; Abolish Property Status of Animal-Abuse Content
The “Violence is Not Entertainment” Act The Humane Party has today published initial parameters of the “Violence Is Not Entertainment” … More
Los derechos de los animales alcanzan niveles sin precedentes: el Partido Humanitario publica el primer borrador de la Enmienda por la Abolición y abre un período de 30 días para recibir comentarios del público
PARA PUBLICACIÓN INMEDIATA Diciembre 25 de 2015 — Los Ángeles, California El Partido Humanitario publicó hoy el primer borrador completo … More
Animal Rights Reaches New Heights: The Humane Party Publishes First Draft of the Abolition Amendment, 30-Day Public Comment Period Begins
The Humane Party today published the first full draft of the Abolition Amendment, a proposed amendment to the United States … More
Día de la Abolición en los Estados Unidos de América 2015: El Partido Humanitario marca el Aniversario 150 de la 13a Enmienda con la publicación del texto definitivo de la Enmienda para la Emancipación de los Primates en los Estados Unidos de América
PARA PUBLICACIÓN INMEDIATA Diciembre 06 de 2015 — Los Ángeles, California El Partido Humanitario anunció hoy su primera celebración anual … More
American Abolition Day 2015: The Humane Party Marks 150th Anniversary of 13th Amendment, Publishes Final Text of the American Primate Emancipation (“APE”) Amendment
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 6, 2015—Los Angeles, California The Humane Party today announced its first annual American Abolition Day celebration. … More