21 Jul '11, 8pm

Chinese Animal Activists Protest China-U.S. Rodeo | Care2 Causes

Chinese Animal Activists Protest China-U.S. Rodeo | Care2 Causes

A coalition of 68 Chinese animal rights groups has called for the cancellation of Rodeo China , a Sino-U.S. cultural exchange event scheduled for October at Beijing’s National Stadium, also known as the Bird’s Nest. Rodeo China was approved by the Chinese government in April as part of a series of Sino-American cultural exchange events. It will be the most expensive competition of its kind, with an unprecedented prize of $8 million. It will also be the biggest event of its kind, with around 120 cowboys, 180 horses, 36 bulls and 90 steers, primarily from the U.S. and Australia, competing in the Bird’s Nest stadium. Producers have billed the event as “the Super Bowl of rodeo.” Chinese Animal Rights Activists Are Angry In a letter last month to the Chinese People’s Assn. for Friendship With Foreign Countries, a government group teamed with the event’s U.S. organizers, rights ...

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