Articles by David Thompson
ADI General Counsel Christina Scaringe presents Rep. Moran with the ADI Animal Champion Award in Washington DC.
Happy birthday Bob Barker!
ADI urges protest against Indianapolis circus.
Tanna Frederick will star in 'Dutchman,' part of A Celebration of Amiri Baraka, a free event in Los Angeles
Tanna Frederick and Mike Falkow star in Train to Zakopané: A true story of hate and love, a new play by Henry Jaglom.
ADI calls on protestors against Chicago circus.
Bob Barker makes another animal rescue mission possible
Meet the Maccabee on the Mantel, a new friend for the Jewish Holidays!
Animal Defenders International calls on locals to protest against the Ringling Circus and their history of abusing animals.
Award winning animal-rights documentary Lion Ark soon to be distributed on TV worldwide
A new friend for the Jewish holidays, Maccabee on the Mantel is a plush toy that comes with a children's book to teach kids about the origins of Hanukkah
Animal Defenders International and their local supporters will be outside the Fair on opening day, this Wednesday, September 17, asking the public not to pay for the elephant rides.
Los Angeles alternative rock band ACIDIC tours through southeast United States this coming October!
ADI calls for the halt of unethical maternal separation experiments with monkeys at the University of Madison
ADI calls for circus lion who attacked teacher to be handed to authorities.
Filmmakers Shelley Morrison and her husband Walter Dominguez to premiere their Documentary, "Weaving the Past" in Pasadena on August 15
Animal Defenders International holds week of action asking the public to urge members of Congress to co-sponsor the Traveling Exotic Animal Protection Act.
Project Save Our Surf, headed by Tanna Frederick, will be going to Vietnam to install water filters for the benefit of those in need
ADI has captured the alarming mental state of Elephants used for children's rides in circuses due to abuse
Jordan Pease is a gay stand up comedian known for his bold comments and ventures. He will be performing at the Inside Jokes Comedy Club located in the Hollywood Chinese Theater on May 24th.
ACIDIC Joins 20th Anniversary VANS Warped Tour in Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, Albuquerque, Mesa, Las Vegas, Pomona, Mountain View and Ventura
Four Day Weekend - guiding small businesses to success through comedy
Lion Ark is all live action and commentary, close up and personal, right in the thick of the rescue. As close as you get to these animals, understanding them and the effects of circus life
Bears used as performers in circus acts live in appalling conditions.
Artistic Director at Edgemar Center of the Arts in Santa Monica and one of the most successful acting coaches in Hollywood debuts as film director
After 6 years of pressing from Animal Defenders International, Colombia finally bans wild animals from circuses
Senate Commission V of Colombia amended and approved the draft law (Law 244/12) banning the use of animals in circuses, allowing Plenary to pass this initiative
It's difficult to connect with the past of only two or three generations ago. For filmmaker Walter Dominguez, preserving the memory of his grandfather was the initial impulse behind the documentary “Weaving the Past: Journey of Discovery.”
The sale of cosmetics tested on animals is now banned in the European Union -- Animal Defenders International is working hard to make America follow in their footsteps.
Animal Defenders International has launched the first nationwide initiative in America against the use of elephants for entertainment. At the heart of the campaign is a new DVD narrated by Bob Barker entitled ‘No Fun For Elephants.’