CAS attends première EncierroMonday, July 7th 2014
On Tuesday July 3, CAS international attended the première of the documentary ‘Encierro’, a documentary by Olivier van de Zee about the running of the bulls in Pamplona, Spain. In the documentary participants of the running of the bulls talk about their experiences and their reasons to join the run. According to Marius Kolff, director of CAS, ‘Encierro’ is a nice documentary wherein human attendees have all the opportunity to speak, yet the suffering of the bulls is not discussed.
Successes in MallorcaThursday, July 3rd 2014
With the campaign ‘Mallorca Sense Sang’ (for a bloodless Mallorca), an initiative of AnimaNaturalis and CAS, we have scored our first successes! The main objective of ‘Mallorca Sense Sang’ is to abolish bullfighting from the Spanish Island Mallorca. The greatest success until now is the declaration of the municipality Artà as anti-bullfighting municipality.
European Parliament accepts charge of PACMA against Toro de la VegaThursday, June 19th 2014
In September 2013, PACMA (the Spanish Party for the Animals) presented a petition to the European Union with the request to investigate whether the tradition Toro de la Vega is violating European legislation. The European Union has admitted this request. PACMA also requests the EU to put an end to Toro de la Vega.
International Network Against Bullfighting now PublicThursday, May 22nd 2014
Now this is official: the International Network to End Bullfighting exists!
India prohibits bullfightsWednesday, May 21st 2014
The Supreme Court in India has decided to prohibit bullraces, bullfights and the controversial festival of Jallikattu.