The Times, Shreveport, Louisiana, December 2, 1916
“Hands Off the Babies’ Milk!” and “Which Shall England Feed, Pigs or Babies?”
These were among the demands made by mothers of English children on big signs they carried in a parade in Hyde Park, England, as a protest against the artificially high prices of milk. These prices were raised by “profiteers” who used the war as an excuse for a boost in cost of foods. Mothers of children whose fathers are off at the front organized a pig procession and succeeded in having the government force down prices.
This is a really heartbreaking. The situation with police brutality becomes tougher every day and cops are behaving worse and worse. Something needs to be changed fast, because people die. They are being murdered by those who swear to server and protect. This needs to be stopped!
When people say shit like "omg this cow think it's a dog!" or "look at this video of pigs acting like a dog"
They are acting like their own species. You are just pretending their behavior is special (and similar to that of your valued companion animal) because god forbid you realize that omg, the animals you fucking eat have personalities and enjoy their lives.
So I dunno. If you think those videos and stories are cute maybe you should stop eating/supporting the exploitation of the subjects of those videos.
Cops Sic K-9 on Infant Daughter of a Man they Mistook for a Suspect
On January 30, 2015, a health food store in Henderson called
the police after a disgruntled customer, attempting to return some protein
powder, allegedly threatened to rob them. The store described the suspect to
police as a black male wearing a black and tan t-shirt who left in an SUV.
As police responded to the call, they quickly stopped the
first person they saw, who happened to be Arturo Arenas-Alvarez. Arenas-Alvarez
had just pulled up in the shopping center to do some shopping when police drew
their weapons and demanded he put his hands in the air and step toward them.
Arenas-Alvarez did not appear to understand why multiple
armed men were pointing their guns at him, so one officer asked him in Spanish
to approach the vehicle.
Before Arenas-Alvarez makes it all the way to the vehicle,
officers realized they had the wrong guy.
“That’s not him, dude. That’s not a black man in a black
shirt,” one officer said to another.
However, they continued the detainment.
Officers begin to assure Arenas-Alvarez that he will be
fine. “They thought that you were involved in a robbery. You don’t look like
the person, so it’s OK now, OK?” one officer said. However, nothing could have
been further from the truth.
As officers were telling Arenas-Alvarez that he’ll be okay,
Sgt. James Mitchell can be heard on the radio telling the officers, “Stand by a
couple of minutes. K9-1 is about two minutes out.”
During the display of gross incompetence of mistaking
Arenas-Alvarez for a black man in a black shirt, Arenas-Alvarez’s 17-month-old
daughter, Ayleen was strapped into her car seat in the SUV.
Before Arenas-Alvarez could communicate to the officers that
his infant daughter was in the car, the “two minutes” had passed and Sgt.
Mitchell arrived with his Belgian Malinois. Almost as soon as he exited the
vehicle, Mithcell released the K-9 into the SUV of an entirely innocent man and
“My baby,” Arturo Arenas-Alvarez can be heard pleading with
officers in broken English. “I’ve got my baby.”
An officer then yelled out, “There’s an infant in that car!
There’s an infant in that car!”
But it was too late. By the time the cops realized that
their immediate escalation to violence was unnecessary – the damage had been
Ayleen’s blood curdling and heart-wrenching screams of agony
can be heard on the dashcam. The 4-year-old dog, Doerak, was ripping into the
baby’s flesh. By the time the dog let go of the infant, her right arm had been
mauled. She was left with nine puncture wounds and abrasions.
After the incident, Mitchell and Doerak were taken off the
street as a routine practice, similar to that of officer-involved shootings.
However, since then, Doerak and Mitchell have been released back to regular
That’s probably too much even for American police. On the
video you can clearly see Hispanic man in a white clothing - not a black man
wearing black. Are they crazy or what? The moment when they realized their
mistake all they left to do is release the man and back to their job. They knew
that Arenaz-Alvarez is not a criminal - why did they release the dog into SUV?
I’m speechless. I don’t think it’s possible to heal the moral wounds of Ayleen,
she is just a little baby. That’s why cops should never wonder why people hate
Um, yeah, saying things are not looking good for the multibillion-dollar Large Hadron Collider is a huge understatement.
Four years ago, the scientists at CERN and their Large Hadron Collider had a fantastic first run that resulted in the discovery of the long-sought-after Higgs boson particle. But now, all major scientific breakthroughs have been put on hold until CERN can figure out how to get a group of wild pigs to stop digging up the 17-mile-long LHC.
Pigs enjoying the freedom and mystic atmosphere of Hof Butenland Farm Sanctuary. Hof Butenland rescues and provides lifelong care for animals that have been saved from slaughter, neglect, exploitation and abuse. Hof Butenland is their lifetime home now.