Tag archive for ‘elephants’

El Al Bans Hunting Trophies After PETA US Push

Following PETA US’ release of video footage of a trophy hunter gunning down a young elephant, El Al Israel Airlines has confirmed to PETA US that it has banned shipping hunting trophies. The video shows More...

News Brief On Wednesday, July 1st, 2020

Mysterious Mass Death of Elephants in Botswana

More than 350 elephants died mysteriously in a mass ‘die-off’ clustered around water holes in Botswana’s Okavango Delta Scientists described it as a “conservation disaster”. The tourism More...

News Brief On Saturday, August 24th, 2019

Social media calls for boycott of Jimmy John’s after CEO’s elephant hunting photo goes viral

Only jerks give two thumbs up after murdering a peaceful animal in their home. This is the CEO of @JimmyJohns over the body of an elephant he killed. Use the viral hashtag #BoycottJimmyJohns to spread the word More...

News Brief On Tuesday, September 4th, 2018

Dozens of elephants killed By Poachers near Botswana wildlife sanctuary

A herd of 87 elephants has been killed and stripped for their tusks near a Botswana famous wildlife sanctuary. The elephants were discovered by Elephants Without Borders while flying for an aerial census. More...

Jewish Business News On Saturday, January 20th, 2018

How did Borneo Island get its elephants? mystery may solved

How did Borneo get its elephants? This could be just another of Rudyard Kipling’s just so stories, but researchers believe they may have solved the mystery surrounding the origins of the Island of Bornean More...

News Brief On Wednesday, March 9th, 2016

18 Elephants Put on Plane From Africa, Headed to US Zoos

  Eighteen elephants are coming to the United States from Africa after a U.S. judge approved their importation over the protests of animal rights groups. Zoos in Omaha, Nebraska; Dallas, Texas; and More...

Vered Weiss On Sunday, September 21st, 2014

David Ellison’s Sundance to Produce Angelina Jolie’s ‘Africa’

In her fourth time as director, Angelina Jolie will direct “Africa” a film about the efforts of paleoanthropologist and conservationist Richard Leakey to protect Africa’s elephants from ivory More...

Uri Avnery On Friday, September 19th, 2014

Hannibal ad Portas

– THE LAST war has come to an end, the next war has not yet started, so let’s use the time to speak of many things.  Of Hannibal, for example. Hannibal? The man with the elephants? The very More...

Albert Hecht On Thursday, August 22nd, 2013

David Rubenstein treats some elephants to the Zoo

–   / By Albert Hecht / David Rubenstein has proved once again how open minded he can be by providing an open-ended loan that will see three female elephants from the flood damaged Calgary Zoo in More...

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