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activist, author, former political prisoner

Support imprisoned vegan anarchist on Hunger Strike

UPDATE (May 8, 2018) – Osman Ecvan’s demands have all been met and the hunger strike is over. Long live the resistance! “I’m not afraid to die. Death is fearful of me.” -Osman Evcan “Vegan inmate Osman Evcan is on 38th day of his hunger strike. Evcan’s lawyer, who visited Evcan in prison, has stated…
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UF’s monkey labs appear to have shut down

Camille A. Marino May 2, 2018 As the above image demonstrates, according to the USDA, as of July 2017, there appear to be no monkeys left inside UF’s vivisection labs. I’m not convinced of this since they are still getting NIH funding for some hideous and cruel primate experiments. Yet, for now, it looks like…
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Underestimating Animal Intelligence

Alex with his captor, Dr. Irene Pepperberg Paul Pinfield May 2, 2018     It’s often said you should fight only those battles you have a chance of winning. Some have dedicated themselves to a battle, the chance of our ever winning I’m forced, yet again today, to question.     The war.. against the oppression and…
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Urgent – Animal Liberation prisoner fighting deportation

Camille Marino May 1, 2018 Sven and Natasha are Animal Liberation activists who were recently convicted of Conspiracy to Blackmail for their campaign against the UK’s largest animal experimentation enterprise, Huntindon Life Sciences (now called Envigo). On January 28 of this year, Sven was sentenced to 5 years in prison and Natasha received 2 years.…
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How to Join the ALF

The few, the brave — The ALF wants you! Camille A. Marino April 28, 2018 When new activists ask “how do I join the ALF,” they are essentially wanting to know how they can become effective instruments in the struggle for Animal Liberation. With all of the information that is available online, I think we…
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Non-violence and other delusions inside a culture of death

“For me, nonviolence was not a moral principle but a strategy; there is no moral goodness in using an ineffective weapon.” -Nelson Mandela Camille A. Marino April 24, 2018 Not surprisingly, as ethical vegans we are largely guided by our ethics; almost imprisoned in our own little box of moralizing while strategy and effectiveness pound…
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In Memory of John D. Watson

John D. Watson Camille Marino April 23, 2018 One afternoon in late 2014, I was served court papers in Florida summoning me to New Mexico to appear before the bench the following morning. With some change in my bank account, it was impossible to comply and, although I highly doubted there was a court in…
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Dear Nonhuman Animals…

Editor’s Note: the following parody by Nicole Huber was originally published by Non-Humans First in 2016. I’m republishing it here because it strikes me as a brilliant critique of plain, old human privilege and the corresponding hubris that permeates our community.   Dear Non-Human Animals, stop whining, will you? I know you are being tortured…
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#uncensored — excerpts from the first few reviews

Camille Marino April 13, 2018 I lay my life bare in #uncensored. And while it may be personally liberating & empowering to be transparent — to own one’s truth — I was just a little apprehensive about how this memoir would be received outside of my immediate circle. The one comment that I’ve heard repeatedly…
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Confessions of a Vivisectionist — Join us in NYC at 7 pm tonight

Bluestockings Bookstore, Cafe & Activist Center 172 Allen Street New York, New York 10002 Tonight, April 11, at 7 pm Can’t wait to hear Michael Slusher‘s passionate discussion about his experiences inside animal labs. If you’re in the city, come hang out with me and get a signed copy of his book, They All Had…
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