Archived Action eAlerts

Tuesday, August 6, 2013
Dear Humanitarian, The Summer Recess has begun, and the U.S. Congress has gone home to their district offices for the month to hear from you, their constituents. Legislators will hold public events...
Thursday, August 1, 2013
Dear Humanitarian, On July 11, the U.S. House of Representatives approved its version of the 2013 Farm Bill (H.R. 2642). Included in the House bill is a provision introduced by Rep. Steve King (R-IA...
Friday, July 19, 2013
Dear Humanitarian, Today marks a shameful anniversary of inaction by USDA: On July 19, 2012, the agency filed a formal complaint against Santa Cruz Biotechnology, Inc. (SCBT)—a research laboratory...
Wednesday, July 17, 2013
Dear Humanitarian: In March, AWI worked with other animal welfare and environmental partners to launch the Campaign for Genetically Engineered-Free Seafood, and we’re off to a very successful start!...
Monday, July 15, 2013
Dear Humanitarian, The New Jersey Senate is considering a bill (A3944/S2665) that threatens beavers and other wildlife by removing a limit on the issuance of beaver trapping permits. At present, the...
Tuesday, July 9, 2013
Dear Humanitarian, The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) published a proposal to classify both wild and captive chimpanzees as endangered under the Endangered Species Act (ESA). Currently, only...
Friday, July 5, 2013
Dear Humanitarians in New York, Please join us on July 9 at the New York Asian Film Festival in New York City to raise awareness on the South Korean dog meat trade, the illicit dog meat trade in the...
Monday, July 1, 2013
Dear Humanitarian, Shark finning is the inhumane practice of cutting off a shark’s fins, often while the shark is still alive, and discarding the body into the ocean to die of suffocation or be...
Thursday, June 20, 2013
Monday, June 17, 2013 Dear Humanitarian, Last week, the House Appropriations Committee approved an amendment to the Fiscal Year 2014 (FY14) Agriculture Appropriations bill to block inspections of...
Monday, June 17, 2013
Dear Humanitarian, Iceland, which already kills minke whales for profit, has resumed hunting endangered fin whales as well. Please join us in asking President Obama to impose trade sanctions on...