The Captivity Industry: The Reality of Zoos and Aquariums
Nobel laureate J. Coetzee is one of fifty well-known authors and scientists who have signed this open letter to the Canberra public protesting the mass killing of kangaroos which has been taking place annually for some time in Canberra. For those interested in the history of this annual slaughter, Candobetter. It is wonderful that a number of influential people have now put their names on the line to defend kangaroos from slaughter and kangaroo science from ideology.
A slight departure from furry to finned this week. The tragic loss of a SeaWorld trainer dragged to a watery death by a 12, lb. Most news reports sensationalized the horror of it all--a seasoned trainer killed by her prized co-star before a live audience. But what about this behemoth of the sea, who lived the past 28 years in the equivalent of a large fish bowl.
Charlie Russell is a legend, not only in his home territory of Alberta but in all of Canada and around the world. Accompanied by stunning photography, the book is written in narrative form, the way Charlie spoke and shared his stories and knowledge with others. Talking with Bears is written for everyone and anyone who yearns to rekindle the magic of living in alignment with nature and bring the teachings of Charlie Russell and his bears into their own lives.