In search of inner peace * Alla ricerca della Pace interiore

About twenty years ago I met Hervé, later also Julie. With my husband we participated in workshops organized at the Centro Lungta founded by both spouses in Mergoscia. We learned not only the basis of Lu Jong - Tibetan healing yoga, but also had meetings with Buddhist monk Tulku Lobsang Rinpoche. We have a very …

Animal trade for medicine purpose?

Post taken from:   Serbian Animals Voice (SAV)   &   venus2407 World Animals Voice   Who heard their scream, thinks of children’s voices. Fear of death, wounding and desperate children’s voices. Collarbears release these terrible screams twice a day. If they still have the strength. Bile juice is taken twice a day in an unbearable procedure. For this …

175 Signs-of-Justice from Around the Globe

by Stacey Source Veganism: A Truth Whose Time Has Come Posted by M. (known as) “Butterflies” Katz     See all the pictures at this link-page: Stand united against ALL oppression and injustice. In these brilliant signs from around the world, you’ll see many of the messages state that all oppression and injustice is connected. The signs …

Clean Up Day…but it shoudn’t be necessary!

To gather the garbage that others throw carelessly into nature... is certainly a very altruistic and admirable gesture. Even more beautiful would be if people brought respect to Nature, avoiding to throw around every kind of crap! We collected two rusty bicycles, computer parts, road signs, table pedestals, eternit plates (with asbestos) in addition to …

Roma e Calabria

On the road to Calabria, in the most southerly part of Italy, we stayed two nights in Rome. The Eternal City has always fascinated me and every occasion for a visit is always welcomed with joy (see more photos here). But long-standing friends also live in Rome, and with Nunzia I share the passion of …

Conference of the WWF Sections Switzerland * Conferenza delle sezioni WWF 2018

Once a year, all the Swiss WWF Sections meet to discuss topics and strategies, put priorities and get updated about the many projects going on especially in our Country. This weekend, I had the Chance to attend with my husband, President of the Swiss Italian part, and himself a "volunteer" too. After the greetings of …

Why let the hunters kill them? * perché lasciarli ammazzare?

Non più specie “strettamente protetta”, ma solamente “protetta”. Il Consiglio degli Stati ha deciso martedì che sarà più facile abbattere i lupi, declassandone il grado di protezione. Con 29 voti contro 14 è stata respinta una proposta della sinistra di rinviare al Governo la modifica della legge federale sulla caccia. La revisione – di cui …

The protection of species in the target * La protezione delle specie nel mirino

WWF Stories:      La protezione delle specie nel mirino copyright WWF The beaver, the lynx, the wolf and many other threatened wildlife that populate Switzerland may soon lose the protection they enjoy. Parliament is debating the revision of the hunting law. Soon the regulation of the effects of different protected species and their preventive …

Environmental imbalance and biodiversity * Disequilibrio ambientale e biodiversità

The philosopher Carlo Sini has simplified the problem of biodiversity decline by stating that it is a disequilibrium between "prey" and "predators" that in the long run will cause the collapse of an entire ecosystem. But what is an ecosystem, also called an ecological unit? It is a set of living organisms of plants and …

Question of conscience? Not only… questione di coscienza? Non solo…

In recent years, despite the wisdom of age, I have often confronted myself with difficult situations that have put a strain on my tolerance and patience. I think it happens to everyone, sooner or later. Perhaps, it is a question of acute sensitivity or progressive intolerance.  I procrastinate writing on the blog, to avoid disturbing …

Protecting the swiss alps with blankets * coperte sul ghiacciaio del Rodano

The blankets covering part of the Rhône Glacier are inexpensive polyester fleece. Photograph by James Balog, National Geographic Read the whole article on National Geographic! Good, I'm a Swiss citizen and quite worried about what is happening, not only on our alps but all over the world. Should we cover the entire north and south …

Why support such horror? * Perché sostenere questo orrore?

https://www.flickr.com/photos/koreandogs/22489154907 This is why you should have boycotted PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics or any trip to South Korea, A Dog and Cat Eating Nation! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uO7dTlnWE6M&feature=youtu.be&has_verified=1 National Olympic Committees: did they take a stand in PyeongChang 2018 against the dog and cat meat trade? National Olympic Committees: PyeongChang, South Korea, set to play host to the …

Review of Animal Victories in 2017 — Peace Fur Paws * Vittorie animaliste

The past year has brought on positive change to animals around the world. From putting an end to animals used in experiments to fashion moguls who have stopped using animal fur in their clothing to the many circus bans aimed at improving the well-being of animals. 2017 has seen many victories that we hope continues […] …

Interview with “Mr. Bad Wolf” * Intervista con il “Grosso Lupo Cattivo”

picture copyright Jiajia on Flickr.com Original post form: Wildlife reporter Wildlife-Reporter: If we would have a “TIME” magazine type of nomination, you would definitely be on the cover of the 2017 edition. Not once you made the headline in Europe, you made a remarkable comeback in Greece, France, Italy and even Germany, you have been …