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Cesar Chavez and Animal Welfare

By Ken White

I’ve not yet had the chance to see the new movie, Cesar Chavez: History is Made One Step at a Time, but I did manage to find in my files a letter written by Cesar Chavez back in December 1990. Written on United Farm Workers of America stationary, Mr. Chavez addressed the letter to Eric Mills, the director (then and now) of the advocacy group Action For Animals. That letter, in its entirety, is reprinted below.

Dear Mr Mills:

Our society is becoming increasingly concerned about the welfare of animals, both wild and domestic, and rightfully so. The area of animals used …read more

Source: Huffington Post Green