13 Jan '17, 1pm

2016: A Year of Victories for the Animals - Ecorazzi

2016: A Year of Victories for the Animals - Ecorazzi

* The highlight of our campaigning year, though, has been a hard-fought and not-yet-won battle of gargantuan proportions. In 2016, animal advocates stood together to face down the British Government and tell them that we were not going to accept their use of tallow in bank notes. There was no way that we were going concede to people purchasing the products of slaughter with the use of slaughterhouse by-products in that particular form. Credit/debit cards made of plastic and therefore also containing slaughterhouse by-products are just fine. But not in our fivers. Vegetarian cafés joined us in the protest, refusing to accept £5 notes in payment for the milk of exploited cows or the eggs of exploited hens. It was a vitally important, landmark campaign, and we’re delighted to have been a part of it. For us it really defines the purpose of what we have spent centuries doing: d...

Full article: http://www.ecorazzi.com/2017/01/13/2016-a-year-of-victori...

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