Study: Potential Link With Cold Sore Virus Herpes and Nerve Illnesses

A new study published last month in the journal Nature Communications reveals a potential link between herpes simplex virus and neurodegenerative diseases. Scientists discovered a protein that hinders the spread of herpes simplex virus 1, save for those with compromised immune systems which can result in fatalities. From Newsweek: “In this study, the scientists focused… Read More Study: Potential Link With Cold Sore Virus Herpes and Nerve Illnesses

UK Animal “Rights” Group Leaks Gun Owners’ Information

British animal rights activists somehow got hold of the personal information of gun owners and leaked online. They made up a map detailing the gun owners’ information in hopes of discouraging those who hunt from doing so. However, there are other safety implications too. Hopefully, authorities will catch and prosecute the perpetrators. Over 110,000 UK… Read More UK Animal “Rights” Group Leaks Gun Owners’ Information

California Could Lose Pork Products Due to New Pig Rules

Starting next year, Golden State residents are going to have a lot less pork options to eat resulting from a ballot initiative passed in 2018. According to the Associated Press, 2022 is when enforcement of rules requiring more cage space for pigs, chickens who lay eggs, and veal calves begin. While nationally-based pork food producers… Read More California Could Lose Pork Products Due to New Pig Rules

So-Called UK “Animal Welfare” Bill Could Halt Building, Farming, and Hunting Activities

An animal sentience bill in the British parliament is causing quite a stir in which some members of the Conservative Party may revolt over it. According to the London Times, the long-debated Animal Welfare Sentience Bill in the House of Lords would essentially confer animals in the United Kingdom with the same legal rights as… Read More So-Called UK “Animal Welfare” Bill Could Halt Building, Farming, and Hunting Activities

Animal Rebellion Ends Three-Day Protest At McDonald’s Supplier

BBC reports the animal rights wing of Extinction Rebellion, Animal Rebellion, decided to host a blockade of OSI Food Solutions in Scunthorpe, England starting on Thursday. The group demanded OSI’s biggest client, McDonald’s, switch to a plant-based menu in four years in which they also link meat production with being a major contributor to man-made… Read More Animal Rebellion Ends Three-Day Protest At McDonald’s Supplier

Despite Court Order Missouri Woman Refuses to Give PETA Custody of Chimps

Tonia Haddix has been caring for some chimpanzees turned over to her five years ago by a previous caregiver named Connie Casey resulting from a 2016 lawsuit initiated by PETA in which the human hate group claimed Casey’s facilities for the chimps were inadequate citing violations of the Endangered Species Act. According to the St.… Read More Despite Court Order Missouri Woman Refuses to Give PETA Custody of Chimps

Colorado Supreme Court Rules Husbandry Ban Initiative Is Invalid

The Colorado livestock industry can breathe a sigh of relief. The Denver Post reports Colorado’s Supreme Court has ruled that a proposed husbandry referendum, Initiative 16, is invalid since it conflicts with the state’s single subject requirement. Had Initiative 16 passed, it would have equated raising farm animals and even fishing to animal cruelty. The… Read More Colorado Supreme Court Rules Husbandry Ban Initiative Is Invalid