Another bloody massacre of the Mauritian Flying fox Some facts first: – Bat Week is an international event that is held every year during the last week of October during which the species is celebrated in all its glory. – Bats are essential for … Continue reading Bats of Mauritius: Another blow to the Ecosystem and another illustration of the incompetency of this Government
The pandemic is terrorizing the world and taking lives at an alarming rate but along with it come lessons too. We have so much to learn from this outbreak but are we going to put our ego aside and try … Continue reading What Covid-19 taught us so far…
Commentaires sur l’article paru dans la presse du 2 Janvier 2020 intitulé « Records pulverisés par les chauves-souris » par M. Hervé Hardy [Weekend – Le Mauricien Groupe] L’article suivant a été écrit en réfutation à l’article écrit par M. Hardy et … Continue reading Réponse à l’insistance de M. Hervé Hardy pour légaliser la chasse et l’abattage des chauves-souris
The Coronavirus is scary. Scenes from china are apocalyptic and my heart goes out to all infected people and their families. While I wish this tragedy to no-one, we also have to look at the situation in a rational and … Continue reading Coronavirus: Catastrophe or wake-up call?
Voting day is here… this year for a change, let’s not vote like a d***! Why do we even vote for a start? We vote to give someone the chance to represent the ideals that we believe in and to … Continue reading This election… Vote Climate!
Imagine that we are in the 1940s… around the world hundreds of thousands of Jews are being tortured and murdered in the most barbaric and inhumane ways. Jews are forcefully taken to concentration and extermination camps, killed in gas chambers … Continue reading World Animal day- Let’s get real!
I feel desperately helpless today. I want to shut my mind down and close my eyes to forget, but the constant sight of empty lorries with men at the back take me back to that vicious scene. The vision of … Continue reading Too taboo to voice out?
Yesterday the vegan community of Mauritius had a vegan meetup, which is a convivial meeting where vegans, curious omnivores and vegetarians gather around a cruelty-free lunch and have a nice time together. We saw many new faces and many more … Continue reading Questioning Our Personal Ethics
Let’s get into the fifty shades of the dark business of dog breeding in Mauritius where profit is placed over the well being of dogs. A world of big money, over breeding, neglect and abuse, illegal and uncontrolled sales, dog mutilation for cosmetic reasons, forced copulation, abandonment and death. A business that is producing more and more good looking dogs but with many behaviour issues and health conditions. Continue reading Dog Breeding : The uncomfortable truth
What will happen to all the animals if the world goes vegan? You do realise that they’ll become extinct? Will the planet be overrun with animals? Who will pay for looking after the animals if it becomes illegal to eat them? Where will the animals live while they re-adapt? What industries will absorb the workers suddenly […] via What will happen to the animals when the world goes vegan? — There’s an Elephant in the Room blog Continue reading What will happen to the animals when the world goes vegan? — There’s an Elephant in the Room blog