What’s New Wednesday 5-17-17: News & Resources for Educators & Solutionaries
Each week find a round-up of selected resources, news stories, and commentary related to humane living, global ethical issues, and…
Ending the Violence With Meaningful Solutions
by Zoe Weil I am a humane educator, a person dedicated to creating a more just, peaceful, and sustainable world…
Black Lives Matter Global Issues Guide
Global Issues Guides
Find suggested resources for issues surrounding the repeated violence against people of color (esp. black men and boys) in the…
Ruby on the Outside
Books
by Nora Raleigh Baskin Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2015 163 pgs Grades 4-7 Ruby Danes is about…
Animals and Inmates: Humane Education and Science Behind Bars
by Marc Bekoff For 15 years I’ve been teaching animal behavior and conservation biology at the Boulder (Colorado) County Jail…
Animal Legal Defense Fund
Websites
The Animal Legal Defense Fund (ALDF) advocates for animal protection and the interests of nonhuman animals through the legal system.…
Animal Protection Laws of the United States and Canada
Websites
From the Animal Legal Defense Fund (ALDF), this document “contains the general animal protection and related statutes for all of…
Humane Educators’ Toolbox: 12 Angry Men
I watched the classic film, 12 Angry Men, recently, and I was struck by the ways in which the film…
Bringing Third-Side Thinking to Criminal Justice
Recently there was a news story about some Taiwanese police who arrested a man for stealing a bicycle. But, when…