by Katti Gray, The Root (reprinted by Angola 3 News)
09 Feb 2013
The Angola 3 case may help change the arbitrary and sometimes abusive use of solitary confinement. "It's exactly the kind of movement on this issue that we've been pushing for," said attorney and law professor Angela Allen-Bell of Southern University Law Center. Allen-Bell is a member of the International Coalition to Free the Angola 3.
Today, we close our people’s campaign for the passage of the Freedom of Information (FOI) Bill in the 15th Congress. We have, to the extent that our capacities and limited resources permitted, exhausted all avenues that we thought were open to us to get positive, decisive action from the leaders of the House of Representatives and from President Aquino no less.
There are now over 1 billion vegetarians, vegans or fruitarians in the world. 450 million vegetarians alone are in India. There are on one search engine alone 5 million sites on Christian vegetarianism. There is a free online course written by Dr Richard Schwartz on Jewish vegetarians. http://jewishveg.com/schwartz
In every faith or ethical system, vegetarianism is exploding. Here is a compilation from several sources about vegetarians in Islam.