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Ringling Elephants Pose Health Risk ( By: christine | Filed under: AR News, Local Events | Tags: )

TB in elephants called ‘a gray area’ Animal-rights group says elephant with positive TB test is a danger, but circus and government health officials say there is no risk By Laura Vozzella, The Baltimore Sun 7:59 p.m. EDT, April 6, 2011 An animal-rights group contends that an elephant performing in Baltimore with the Ringling Bros. and Barnum […]

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Ringling Brothers Demonstration Schedule for George Mason University ( By: Jason Von Kundra | Filed under: AR Action, AR Event, ARC Events, Protest, Use Your Voice! | Tags: , , )

Ringling Brothers Demonstration Schedule for George Mason University This is the protest schedule for the 2011 Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey shows at the George Mason University Patriot Center in Fairfax, VA. Each protest will last from an hour before the show starts to the start of the show. A vigil will follow each […]

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Baby Ringling Elephant Has Deadly Virus, Pulled from Lineup ( By: christine | Filed under: AR News, Video | Tags: , , )

Ringling Bros. Is Endangering Baby Elephants by Laura Goldman · February 26, 2011, for Change.org Barack, the first Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus elephant conceived via artificial insemination, was born to Bonnie, also a circus performer, the night before Inauguration Day in 2009. He was named after the new president. Like his namesake, the […]

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GMU Police Trample First Amendment Rights ( By: christine | Filed under: AR Alert, ARC Events, Local Events, Protest | Tags: , )

George Mason University police violated the First Amendment rights of protesters during the Ringling Brothers Circus demonstrations. The protesters were Mason students, as well as members of the local community. Before the Ringling Brothers protests last week, several metal barricades were erected by the GMU police. The barricades severely restricted both our movement and our […]

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ARC in Broadside ( By: christine | Filed under: ARC Events, Campaign, Local Events, Media, Protest, Use Your Voice! | Tags: , , , , , )

Protesters Rally Against Ringling Bros. Circus: Animal Rights Collective Organizes Demonstration Mon, 03/29/2010 – 12:19 | Broadside News Editor Yasmin Tadjdeh Mason’s Animal Rights Collective recently organized a demonstration against Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, a performing group which annually visits the Patriot Center. (Gabriella Farrugio) ——————- For some students, the idea of a menagerie of […]

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Recent GMU Ringling Protest Media Coverage ( By: christine | Filed under: AR Alert, AR News, Local Events, Media, News )

GMU Cops Harass Circus Protesters, Ban One Demonstrator Reportback from Friday 6:30 Ringlings/GMU Protest The Circus Makes A Lot of Cents

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Rethinking Ringling Brothers and GMU: Five Myths ( By: christine | Filed under: AR Event, ARC Events, Campaign, Local Events, Protest, Use Your Voice! )

Myth 1: “The Patriot Center cares about the circus” The Patriot Center, owned by George Mason University and operated by Washington Sports and Entertainment LP, is interested in profit. Unlike several other GMU venues, such as the Center for the Arts and the Black Box theater, the Patriot Center has few obligations to GMU. Its […]

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Ringling Brothers Demonstration Schedule for George Mason University ( By: christine | Filed under: AR Action, AR Alert, AR Event, ARC Events, Campaign, Local Events, Protest, Use Your Voice! | Tags: , , )

*** Please forward widely *** Ringling Brothers Demonstration Schedule for George Mason University This is the protest schedule for the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey shows at the George Mason University Patriot Center in Fairfax, Va. Each protest will be at least one hour long. Signs and leaflets will be provided. Please come and […]

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Animals Fighting for Freedom: Slave Rebellions ( By: christine | Filed under: Animal Rights Issue, News, Petition/Letter Writing | Tags: , , , , )

Captive Whale Kills SeaWorld Trainer February 25th On Wednesday afternoon a trainer at SeaWorld Orlando was killed by an orca named Tilikum (also known as Telly). The 12,000 pound male orca pulled trainer Dawn Brancheau underwater by her ponytail during a live performance. Due to his enormous size and abundance of testosterone Telly is often […]

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