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“Flesh is for Zombies!” Protest @ McDonalds (event)

Halloween is coming up, and we’ve got quite the fun action planned for all of you! Get into the holiday spirit and join local activists for a fun, light-hearted demonstration outside of McDonald’s on Saturday, October 22, at 12:00 p.m. in order to remind passersby that flesh is for zombies. That’s right: Eating corpses is [...]

October 20, 2011  Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,   Posted in: Activism, Events  3 Comments

Say NO to Circus Cruelty in Worcester [event]

  WHAT: Massachusetts Animal Rights Coalition (MARC) is hosting the Ringling Bros Circus Protest in Worcester again this weekend. VegWorcester members have participated in this demonstration in previous years and will be joining again to send the message that animals used in circus entertainment is cruel and unnecessary. WHEN: Saturday, October 8th (1:00-3:30pm) WHERE: Worcester [...]

October 7, 2011  Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,   Posted in: Misc  No Comments

MARC Worcester Fur Protest- Dec 2010 (Photos)

(previous post: http://vegworcester.com/2010/12/03/join-the-marc-fur-protest-in-worcester-this-sunday)

December 6, 2010  Tags: , , , , ,   Posted in: Activism, Animal Rights, Events, Leafleting, Tabling & Outreach  No Comments

Join the MARC Fur Protest in Worcester this Sunday

(previous fur-protest photos by jackie) There is a chill in the air this holiday season, and it’s not just from the wintery weather! Did you know that more than 50 million animals are killed each year to produce fur products? Aside from the ugly horror of fur coats, there are fur scarves, hats, fur-lined boots [...]

December 3, 2010  Tags: , , , , , , , ,   Posted in: Activism, Animal Rights, Events, Leafleting, Tabling & Outreach, Veg Advocacy  No Comments

VegWorcester members join with MARC for Ringling Circus Protest 2010

Animal cruelty issues are a local topic this week with Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus returning to Worcester over the weekend (and heading to Springfield and Boston throughout this week.) Several VegWorcester members joined up with Massachusetts Animal Rights Coalition (MARC) to protest the DCU Center event this past Saturday and bring light [...]

October 11, 2010  Tags: , , , , , ,   Posted in: Activism, Animal Rights, Events, Leafleting, Tabling & Outreach  No Comments

Worcester Protests Animal Abuse at Ringling Brothers [Photos]

QUICK UPDATE: Charlene, the co-founder and organizer of Pet Rock, just posted a great blog post reflecting on the demonstration at the DCU center. Today Worcester animal activists gave out flyers about Ringling Brother’s history of animal abuse and encouraged people to boycott the circus. I wish one of those animal-free circuses came to Worcester [...]

October 8, 2009  Tags: ,   Posted in: Activism, Animal Rights  One Comment