Bullfights return to Bogota, ColombiaTuesday, January 24th 2017
For the first time since 2012, a bullfight took place in the Colombian capital of Bogotá last Sunday. In 2012, the former mayor, Gustavo Petro, decided to forbid bullfighting. Petro felt that animal cruelty does not belong in a modern Bogotá.
Again races with bulls during Jallikattu Festival in IndiaMonday, January 23rd 2017
For days now, protest are being held in several cities in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu in favour of the lifting of the ban on the Jallikattu Festival. Unfortunately, the Minister of Justice signed an ordinance to allow the races.
Sign the petition against the Bull of Fire in MedinaceliWednesday, November 9th 2016
Next Saturday, November 12, the cruel Bull of Fire ‘Toro Jubilo’ in Medinaceli will take place in Medinaceli (Soria). During this event the horns of the bull are covered with a inflammable substance and put on fire.
Feasts with bulls prohibited in Veracruz, MexicoThursday, November 3rd 2016
The congress of the Mexican state of Veracruz decided unanimously to prohibit several cruel feasts with bulls: vaquilladas, pamplonadas and embalses, including the cruel feast Embalse de Toro de Tlacotalpan.
Catalonia won’t give up. We won’t either.Saturday, October 22nd 2016
The Spanish Constitutional Court has raised the prohibition of bullfighting in Catalonia. A group of senators of the conservative political party Partido Popular (PP) has appealed the court to cancel the abolition.