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Susan Sarandon: Don't Support The Barbaric Heifer Project

by ARC Thursday, May. 22, 2014 at 3:28 PM

Heifer International separates terrorized baby animals from their mothers and environments to be shipped overseas to lives of slavery and slaughter.

Susan Sarandon: Don'...
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Susan Sarandon is a great lady, with tremendous courage, great talent,
and deep compassion. She has publicly opposed violent and illegal US wars
and barbaric state executions, has lent her name to many campaigns
to lift people from poverty.

This is a public request, Susan, that you end your tv and other
public service spots for Heifer International, a group which separates terrorized baby animals from their mothers and environments to be shipped overseas
to lives of slavery and slaughter. Heifer's legal kidnapping puts prices on the 'heads' of these animals in the internet auction market. Heifer International
promotes the hunger you are trying to end by using acreage
for the least efficent 'food', the flesh of murdered animals. Meat and milk produce the fewest pounds of food per acre. Tree fruit produces the most, as many as 450,000 or more pounds per acre as compared to 100 to 1000 lbs an acre for cow cadavers.

Meat and dairy products cause cancer, heart disease, Alzheimer's, kidney disease, food poisoning, arthritis and many other lethal conditions. Animal flesh contains homocysteine, correlated to Alzheimer's, uric acid which causes arthritis and kidney disease, animal fat which causes strokes and heart attacks, a number of carcinogens, etc. etc.

Cattle and sheep ranchers and their subsidizing governments
in the US, Canada, New Zealand,
Australia, Brazil, Argentina and many other countries,
according to myriad sources including a UN environmental
group awarded a Nobel Prize, have increased the global
baking in summer and freezing in winter through the harmful
effects of grazing in prevent reforestation.

The African and Asian populations have lactose intolerance,
a natural state which is destroyed by eating or drinking
the milk, cheese, and eggs of captive animals. Cows' milk
adds to obesity, since it is designed to make a small calf
into a 1000 pound animal in a few months.

Many videos of brutality to baby and adult animals are at

http://mercyforanimals.org

Disease hitting lambs

http://en.mercopress.com/2012/12/19/schmallenberg-disease-hitting-lambs-

Abuse of Quebec calves

http://www.thestar.com/news/investigations/2014/04/19/abuse_of_veal_calv

Baby calves abused in Vermont

http://www.humanesociety.org/news/news/2009/10/calf_investigation_103009


http://notmilk.com

http://pcrm.org

Slaughter ship allowed to continue

http://www.timeslive.co.za/local/2013/08/24/spca-disappointed-with-rulin

Myriad Reasons To Stop Eating Animals

http://nonviolence9.wordpress.com/myriad-reasons-to-stop-eating-animals/

Blood Sweat and Tears: Ingredients In The Flesh Of Murdered Animals

http://curezone.com/forums/am.asp?i=2079391

Tree and vine fruits and nuts:: the world's most efficent food

http://spot.acorn.net/fruitarian

Daily Mail on animal abuse
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2521542/Sliceofcruelty-video-cap



A Poem by Wm Henry Davies:who died in 1940

Sheep

When I was once in Baltimore
A man came up to me and cried,
"Come, I have eighteen hundred sheep,
And we will sail on Tuesday's tide.

If you will sail with me, young man,
I'll pay you fifty shillings down;
These eighteen hundred sheep I take
From Baltimore to Glasgow town."

He paid me fifty shillings down,
I sailed with eighteen hundred sheep;
We soon had cleared the harbour's mouth,
We soon were in the salt sea deep.

The first night we were out at sea
Those sheep were quiet in their mind;
The second night they cried with fear -
They smelt no pastures in the wind.

They sniffed poor things for their green fields,
They cried so loud I could not sleep:
For fifty thousand shillings down
I would not sail again with sheep.
*

The following are directors of Heifer. Many of them are ignorant of the vegetarian or vegan histories of world religious leaders such as Jesus, Buddha, Krishna, Mahavira, and denomination founders such as John Wesley, Methodist, Ellen White, Seventh Day Adventist, General Bramwell Booth, Salvation Army, St Francis and many Catholic saints.

Francine Anthony, At-Large Director
Ben Cohen, North America Regional Director
Dr. Canagasaby Devendra, Asia Regional Director
Norman Doll, Chair, Heifer International Foundation
Dr. Sandra A. Godden, At-Large Director
Susan Grant, Vice Chair, At-Large Director
Don Hammond, Immediate Past Chair, At-Large Director
Johnson Nkuuhe, Africa Regional Director
George Petty, Vice Chair, Heifer International Foundation
Arlene Withers, Chair, At-Large Director
Jay A. Wittmeyer, Covenant Agency, Church of the Brethren
Pete Kappelman, At-Large Director
Nikolaus Hutter, At-Large Director
Jerry Jones, At-Large Director
Andrew Kang Bartlett, Covenant Agency, Presbyterian Hunger Program
Esther Cohen, Covenant Agency, Episcopal Relief and Development
Ashley Stone, At-Large Director
Dr. Eduardo Stein, At-Large Director


If you should happen to see Heifer 'public service' spots, please complain to the management of affiliates and the networks.

Please email this article to your network and the media.
See also:
http://notmilk.com
http://mercyforanimals.org
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Lamb destined for slaughter ship

by ARC Thursday, May. 22, 2014 at 3:28 PM

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More torture of baby animals

by ARC Thursday, May. 22, 2014 at 3:28 PM

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