Speciesism IS ableism

By John Di Leonardo

As an anthrozoologist and executive director of Humane Long Island, I spend a large majority of my time advocating for other… Read more


Belmont Unbridled: Racing Ethics…

By Terri Carr Muran 

Galloping into the spotlight this weekend, the iconic Belmont Stakes, a thoroughbred racing spectacle, took center stage… Read more


Forgive someone or seek forgiveness 

By John Di Leonardo If you’ve spent much time in Jain circles, you have likely heard the phrase, “Micchami Dukkadam.” Michhami means to be fruitless… Read more


Support laws prohibiting harboring…

By John Di Leonardo 

Ten years after Costa Rica banned keeping wildlife in captivity, Costa Rica’s state-run zoos have closed and hundreds of… Read more