29 Jul '15, 3pm

Activists who freed thousands of fur industry animals charged as “terrorists”

The Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act classifies criminal acts, which otherwise could be considered petty, as acts of terrorism if they negatively affect animal enterprises. Animal rights enthusiasts argue this is a way of targeting protestors and activists whose main objective is to free animals from cruel and barbaric fates and is imbalanced in the way similar, non-animal-enterprise related crimes are treated. These recent charges beg the questions: How far is too far when fighting for the rights of others and how much should each side be able to get away with?

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/activists-who-freed-thousands-of-fur...

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