DMX Back in Jail

Critter News

DMX is facing drug-possession, identity-theft and animal-cruelty charges. But, he failed to appear in court Friday morning, which prompted a Phoenix judge issue a bench warrant for his arrest. Tags: DMX animal cruelty Seems he has a hard time making court dates. He was due in court last week for a status hearing on his upcoming trial related to the aforementioned charges.

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"Earthlings" Available as Audio Book

Critter News

"Earthlings" is a film about animal abuse narrated by Joaquin Phoenix. Earthlings is a feature-length documentary about how dependent human beings are on animals, primarily in five key areas: pets, food, clothing, entertainment and science. Tags: animal abuse animal cruelty I've never watched it, but heard it talked about on a vegan podcast. It's supposed to be so intense, it turns people into vegans (Ellen DeGeneres for one.)

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DMX is Pretty in Prison Pink

Critter News

Rap singer DMX is currently serving a jail sentence for animal cruelty, drugs and fraud. This is ridiculous, this is disrespectful," DMX said with a sarcastic laugh during an interview with My Fox Phoenix. Tags: DMX animal cruelty And things are even worse for him because his prison wardrobe is (gasp!) Looks like Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio has come up with the cure for DMX's addiction to jail.

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From the Animal Rights Action Network re: Greyhounds

Animal Person

Brief commentary follows this e-mail I received regarding greyhounds, animal rights and Ireland. Back then I was a young child and never thought any different about greyhounds or indeed any other animal. Today it is a different situation, i learned from then about respecting animals and my life has been devoted to ending their suffering and torment. Need reminding why cruelty to animals is wrong?