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Hartford Courant Publishes Picture of Slave (Dairy Calf) in Rockwellesque Photo Feature

Among the user-generated images the Hartford Courant has published as part of a slideshow unimaginatively headlined “Let It Snow! Send Us Your Winter Pictures” is a photograph of a young slave, alone in the winter elements. Like the slave in the image on the left (which was taken in Ohio), the odalisque pictured in the […]

Super Bowl Showcases Animal Exploitation, Celebrates Cultural Ugliness

Today, millions of Americans will be encouraged to discuss their favorite Super Bowl commercials. I found many of the ads disgusting — not necessarily because of what they were promoting, but because of who was bullied into doing the selling. A Bengal tiger was used to sell the Ford Fusion Hybrid. A llama was used to […]