Upcoming Events

International | Environment

no events match your query!

User Preferences

  • Language - en | ga
  • text size >>
  • make this your indymedia front page make this your indymedia front page

Blog Feeds

Public Inquiry
Interested in maladministration. Estd. 2005

offsite link Garda corruption: the stripped down truth

offsite link Will Pat Hickey turn up for his trial? Anthony

offsite link Garda breath tests letter Anthony

offsite link Daniel McConnell: Happy to wear establishment blinkers Anthony

offsite link State failing in its duty to enforce law Anthony

Public Inquiry >>

The Saker
A bird's eye view of the vineyard

offsite link Moveable Feast Cafe 2017/11/21 ? Open Thread Tue Nov 21, 2017 19:30 | Herb Swanson
2017/11/21 19:30:01Welcome to the ‘Moveable Feast Cafe’. The ‘Moveable Feast’ is an open thread where readers can post wide ranging observations, articles, rants, off topic and have animate discussions of

offsite link Putin is My Flunky (satirical essay) Tue Nov 21, 2017 18:35 | The Saker
By Patrick for the Saker blog It’s amazing to see so many normally sane people foaming at the mouth about Russian interference in American politics. According to their reasoning, the

offsite link Bashar Assad warmly embraces Vladimir Putin and thanks him Tue Nov 21, 2017 12:35 | The Saker
Syria’s Bashar Assad made a surprise visit to Russia to express thanks for Moscow?s help in the fight against terrorism.

offsite link Syrian War Report ? November 20, 2017: Government Troops Liberated Al-Bukamal From ISIS Tue Nov 21, 2017 02:10 | Scott
https://southfront.org/syrian-war-rep... If you?re able, and if you like our content and approach, please support the project. Our work wouldn?t be possible without your help: PayPal: southfront@list.ru or via: http://southfront.org/donate/ or via: https://www.patreon.com/southfront On November 19, the

offsite link The Last Straw Mon Nov 20, 2017 19:45 | The Saker
by Keith Hartzler for the Saker blog Seeing the First Amendment abrogated; seeing, yet again, left-wing violence; seeing the fiasco?s primary victims anathematized by pseudo-journalists & self-serving politicians ? I

The Saker >>

Human Rights in Ireland
www.humanrights.ie

offsite link Liberty, the ICCL, and other NGO groups? landmark challenge against the UK Government?s mass surveil... Tue Nov 07, 2017 11:56 | admin

offsite link What Ireland can gain from international guidance on Article 19 UNCRPD Mon Oct 23, 2017 12:53 | Eilionoir Flynn

offsite link Repeal or Replace? Tue Oct 03, 2017 06:31 | Fiona de Londras

offsite link An Abortion Law Immune from Constitutional Review? Thu Sep 28, 2017 20:14 | Fiona de Londras

offsite link Should the pro-choice movement support a new constitutional provision on abortion? Wed Sep 27, 2017 16:19 | Eoin Daly

Human Rights in Ireland >>

Credibility of pro-hare coursing advocates questioned

category international | environment | opinion/analysis author Saturday January 19, 2013 18:12author by Protecting the Irish Hare Report this post to the editors

If you can't trust the messenger, how can you trust the message?

Terrorising animals for fun is not sport
Terrorising animals for fun is not sport

The credibility of leading pro hare coursing advocates must be seriously called into question by certain facts relating to them highlighted on the international "Greyhound Data" website. While those of us who seek a ban on hare coursing are no fans of such sites, we think that in this instance the public has a right to be aware of the type of people who represent the hare coursing fraternity.

The people referred to in the "imposter warning" on Greyhound Data are now leading lights in the pro-hare coursing lobby.

Here is the link to the relevant message on Greyhound Data:

http://www.greyhound-data.com/knowledge.php?b=1¬e=387570

Related Link: http://www.greyhound-data.com/knowledge.php?b=1¬e=387570

The sport of hare coursing: Its leading advocates have a credibility problem
The sport of hare coursing: Its leading advocates have a credibility problem

author by Figures!publication date Sat Jan 19, 2013 18:53Report this post to the editors

I'd expect that from people who think fightening the living daylights out of hares is fun!

Hare being terrorized in snow at Clonmel while fans sip champagne
Hare being terrorized in snow at Clonmel while fans sip champagne

author by Black Catpublication date Sun Jan 20, 2013 14:54Report this post to the editors


Who would suspect anything else from the bloodsports crowd?

 
© 2001-2017 Independent Media Centre Ireland. Unless otherwise stated by the author, all content is free for non-commercial reuse, reprint, and rebroadcast, on the net and elsewhere. Opinions are those of the contributors and are not necessarily endorsed by Independent Media Centre Ireland. Disclaimer | Privacy