Short video in which a priest from Queens, NY speaks candidly on his startling realisation of non-human animals as fellow sentient beings, and the numerous social justice issues facing so many.
Many thanks to Tribe of Heart for having created this film, and all of their incredible work in helping to spread awareness on such profoundly crucial matters.
May all beings live happy and free!
“If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.”
“Even when faced with urgent human problems, we should not overlook the issue of justice to animals.”
“We do not honour God by abusing other sentient creatures.”
“It is a kind of theological folly to suppose that God has made the entire world just for human beings, or to suppose that God is interested in only one of the millions of species that inhabits God’s good Earth.”
Archbishop Desmond Tutu seeks social justice for everyone— including animals. In his forwarding statement for The Global Guide to Animal Protection, he urges readers to seek justice and protection for all creatures, humans and animals alike.
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