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Protecting Circus Elephants

Cathy Kangas | Posted 12.28.2013 | Green
Cathy Kangas

What message are we sending to our children if we take them to a circus featuring live wild animals? Observing tigers jumping through flaming hoops or watching elephants balancing on balls sends the wrong message as this is not behavior we would find in the wild.

The Cruelest Show On Earth?

Mother Jones | Posted 01.07.2012 | Green

IT WAS A DRIZZLY WINTER DAY, and inside the Jacksonville Coliseum, Kenny, a three-year-old Asian elephant, was supposed to perform his usual adorable ...

Bob Barker On Capitol Hill For Exotic Animal Legislation

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.02.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Former "Price Is Right" host and long-time animal advocate Bob Barker will be on Capitol Hill Wednesday morning, for the introduction of...

PHOTOS: 14 Famous Circuses Around The World

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

A circus is a fascinating place, for child and adult alike. Whether you're a fan of contemporary circus (nouveau cirque) like Cirque du Soleil and C...

PHOTOS: THE SKINNY: Park Avenue Armory's Indoor Carnival, NYC

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

WHAT: Park Avenue Armory's Carnival WHEN: Friday, October 8 - Monday, October 11 WHERE: Park Avenue Armory 643 Park Avenue @ 67th Street New York, N...