The Animal Justice Party has made a submission to the ACT Government’s Draft Kangaroo Management Plan (KMP). The main thrust of our submission is the complete rejection of the KMP’s main assertions:
• to demoting (under law) kangaroos from ‘protected native animal’ to ‘controlled native animal’. • that kangaroos have a deleterious impact on the environment; • that the kangaroo ‘cull’ is humane; and • the ACT Government’s prohibition of rehabilitating kangaroos.
The submission systematically demolishes the underlying logic of the KMP, in particular how unscientific the so-called science in it is!
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Charges of hypocrisy being levelled at AJP Member of the NSW Parliament, Mark Pearson, need to be put into the context of his decades of service to animals. The attacks on a long-term animal rights campaigner appear to be for the sole purpose of trying to ensure the AJP does not succeed in its quest for a better world for animals.
Mark has deviated from the Animal Justice Party policy of a plant-based diet by eating fish, and we are disappointed with our MP’s behaviour. As the public face of the party we hold him to a higher standard and … Continue reading
Thanks to all members of the Animal Justice Party in Western Australia for their efforts to win representation for animals. A tremendous amount of work has been put in over the last 6 months, and it showed on Saturday.
Six months ago, we had just over 200 members in WA, needing 500 to register for the state election. Since then, we have increased our members to well over 700, registered as a party in WA, endorsed 14 quality candidates to stand … Continue reading