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Encyclopedia > Bite Back
Activists
Greg Avery  · David Barbarash
Steven Best  · Rod Coronado
Barry Horne  · Keith Mann
Ingrid Newkirk  · Alex Pacheco
Robin Webb
Organizations
Animal Aid
Animal Liberation Front
BUAV
Great Ape Project
Justice Department
PETA  · SPEAK
Stop Huntingdon Animal Cruelty
Issues
Animal rights · Animal testing
Covance
Declaration on Great Apes
Factory farming  · Fur farming
Huntingdon Life Sciences
Speciesism  · Vivisection
Academics
Steven Best  · Jeremy Bentham
Stephen Clark  · Tom Regan
Richard D. Ryder  · Peter Singer
Category
Animal liberation movement

Bite Back is a website that promotes the cause of the Animal Liberation Front (ALF). It was set up in 2001 by Nicolas Atwood, the former director of communications for the Animal Rights Foundation of Florida. The website is registered with an address in West Palm Beach, Florida. This work is copyrighted. ... Dear Kitten I love you more then taking a shit. ... Greg Avery is a British animal rights activist and co-founder in November 1999 of Stop Huntingdon Animal Cruelty (SHAC), an international campaign to force the closure of Huntingdon Life Sciences (HLS), a controversial animal-testing company with bases in Huntingdon, England, and New Jersey in the United States. ... David Barbarash is the North American press officer for the Animal Liberation Front. ... Dr. Steven Best Steven Best (born December 1955) is an American animal rights activist, author, talk-show host, and associate professor of philosophy at the University of Texas at El Paso. ... Rod Coronado Rodney Adam Coronado is an eco-anarchist, animal rights activist, convicted arsonist, domestic terrorist, and a sometime contributer to the environmentalist Earth First! Journal. ... Barry Horne was an animal rights activist who died in Worcester hospital in the UK on 5 Nov 2001 following a series of hunger strikes made in protest. ... Keith Mann is a British animal-rights campaigner, believed to be a senior Animal Liberation Front activist. ... Ingrid Newkirk (born July 11, 1949) is a British-born animal rights activist, author, and the president of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), the worlds largest animal rights organization. ... Alex Pacheco is an animal rights activist and co-founder (and former chairman) of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA). ... Robin Webb appearing on Channel 4s Dispatches Robin Webb is the press officer for the Animal Liberation Front (ALF) in the UK. He was previously a member of the ruling council of the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA), and a director of Animal Aid. ... Alternative meaning: Organisation (band). ... Animal Aid is the United Kingdoms largest animal rights group and one of the longest established in the world, having been founded in 1977. ... For other uses of the abbreviation ALF, see ALF (disambiguation) ALF logo Beagles removed by British ALF activists from a testing laboratory owned by Boots the Chemists. ... The British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection is a pressure group based near Highbury Corner in North London, United Kingdom that campaigns peacefully against vivisection. ... The Great Ape Project aims to give the rights and protections given to all humans to every member of the great ape family. ... The Justice Department is a militant animal-rights organization, set up in Britain in 1993, and active there and in the United States. ... In physics and mathematics, peta (symbol: P) is a prefix in the SI system of units denoting 1015, or 1 000 000 000 000 000. ... SPEAK is a British animal rights campaign that aims to end animal experimentation and vivisection in the UK. The campaign was born out of Stop Primate Experimentation at Cambridge (SPEAC), [1] a campaign set up to oppose the construction at the University of Cambridge of a new primate testing facility... A monkey inside Huntingdon Life Sciences in the United States [1] Stop Huntingdon Animal Cruelty (SHAC) is an international animal-rights campaign against Huntingdon Life Sciences (HLS), Europes largest contract animal-testing laboratory, which is based in Huntingdon and Occold, England, and New Jersey in the United States. ... Dear Kitten I love you more then taking a shit. ... Filmed by PETA, Covance primate-testing lab, Vienna, Virginia, 2004-5. ... A monkey in a restraint tube filmed by PETA in Covance, Vienna, Virginia, 2004-5 [1] - Covance, Inc. ... The Great Ape Project, founded by Australian philosopher Peter Singer, is campaigning to have the United Nations endorse a Declaration on Great Apes. ... Female pigs used for breeding are confined most of their lives in gestation crates, which are too small to enable them to turn around. ... Fur farming is the agricultural practice of breeding or raising certain types of animals for their fur. ... Overview Huntingdon Life Sciences (HLS) is a commercial animal testing laboratory in Huntingdon, England. ... Speciesism involves assigning different values or rights to beings on the basis of their species. ... Anaesthetised rat in a stereotaxic restraining device about to undergo brain surgery. ... Dr. Steven Best Steven Best (born December 1955) is an American animal rights activist, author, talk-show host, and associate professor of philosophy at the University of Texas at El Paso. ... Jeremy Bentham (IPA: ) (15 February 1748 – 6 June 1832) was an English gentleman, jurist, philosopher, eccentric, and legal and social reformer. ... Stephen Richard Lyster Clark (born October 30, 1945) is a British philosopher and international authority on animal rights, currently professor of philosophy and Leverhulme Research Fellow at the University of Liverpool. ... Dr. Tom Regan Tom Regan (born November 28, 1938 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) is an American philosopher and animal-rights activist. ... Richard D. Ryder (born 1940) is a British psychologist who, after performing psychology experiments on animals began to speak out against the practice and became and one of the pioneers of the modern animal liberation and animal rights movements. ... Prof. ... The front page of the English Wikipedia website. ... For other uses of the abbreviation ALF, see ALF (disambiguation) ALF logo Beagles removed by British ALF activists from a testing laboratory owned by Boots the Chemists. ... State nickname: Sunshine State Other U.S. States Capital Tallahassee Largest city Jacksonville Governor Jeb Bush (R) Official languages English Area 170,451 km² (22nd)  - Land 137,374 km²  - Water 30,486 km² (17. ... West Palm Beach is a city located in Palm Beach County, Florida. ...


Bite Back acts as a forum for ALF activists, and a place where they can safely leave claims of responsibility for direct action taken in pursuit of animal liberation. Direct action is a method and a theory of stopping objectionable practices or creating more favorable conditions using immediately available means, such as strikes, boycotts, workplace occupations, sit-ins, or sabotage, and less oppositional methods such as establishing radical social centres, although these are often squatted. ... Dear Kitten I love you more then taking a shit. ...


See also

For other uses of the abbreviation ALF, see ALF (disambiguation) ALF logo Beagles removed by British ALF activists from a testing laboratory owned by Boots the Chemists. ... A monkey inside Huntingdon Life Sciences in the United States [1] Stop Huntingdon Animal Cruelty (SHAC) is an international animal-rights campaign against Huntingdon Life Sciences (HLS), Europes largest contract animal-testing laboratory, which is based in Huntingdon and Occold, England, and New Jersey in the United States. ... Dear Kitten I love you more then taking a shit. ...

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