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

forward

Public Inquiry
Interested in maladministration. Estd. 2005

offsite link Mass cards and avoiding a ten year jail sentence

offsite link Labour TD Derek Nolan is a hypocrite Anthony

offsite link Corruption: Feeding off the carcass of Irish democracy Anthony

offsite link Denis O’Brien gets yet another contract…on another planet Anthony

offsite link Government making Irish Water too big to fail? Anthony

Public Inquiry >>

The Saker
A bird's eye view of the vineyard

offsite link THIS BLOG HAS MOVED TO A NEW LOCATION VINEYARDSAKER:

offsite link Good news out of Russia - even the "non-system" opposition refuses to blame the Kremlin VINEYARDSAKER:

offsite link Nemtsov murder: Putin warned about exactly this type of "false flag" two years ago VINEYARDSAKER:

offsite link DPR PM Zakharchenko presser 27/02/15 Economical and political future of DPR VINEYARDSAKER:

offsite link Breaking news: FALSE FLAG IN MOSCOW! VINEYARDSAKER:

The Saker >>

Human Rights in Ireland
www.humanrights.ie

offsite link Abortion Law in Northern Ireland ? Change at Last? Wed Jul 29, 2015 08:05 | GuestPost

offsite link Depoliticising Policing at MacGill Summer School Thu Jul 23, 2015 10:59 | Vicky Conway

offsite link Conference Announcement. Victims? Rights: An Agenda for Change. Tue Jul 21, 2015 11:32 | Sinead Ring

offsite link Legal Gender Recognition in Ireland Fri Jul 17, 2015 01:34 | Peter Dunne

offsite link The IMF?s strange role as the voice of moderation Thu Jul 16, 2015 11:05 | Aoife O'Donoghue

Human Rights in Ireland >>

Cedar Lounge
For lefties too stubborn to quit

offsite link A social democratic United States? 13:15 Mon Aug 03, 2015 | WorldbyStorm

offsite link Unveiling of memorial to John Foley ? Sunday 9th August 2015 10:56 Mon Aug 03, 2015 | WorldbyStorm

offsite link Left Archive: Starry Plough Number 4, Iul 1975, Irish Republican Socialist Party. 03:34 Mon Aug 03, 2015 | WorldbyStorm

offsite link Jim Lane Socialist Republican Part 3 12:00 Sun Aug 02, 2015 | irishelectionliterature

offsite link Sunday Independent Stupid Statement of the Week: DIY 10:53 Sun Aug 02, 2015 | Garibaldy

Cedar Lounge >>

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?

 
© 2001-2015 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