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From Charli Morachnick, JaneUnchained.com
June 2021

Even if it did start in a lab, it could still be a zoonotic illness, meaning it emerged from animals, as a result of animal exploitation. Labs are where animals, include mice and bats, are systematically tortured and killed.

The organization PawPAC is urging the passage of ground-breaking legislation in Los Angeles to help us prevent the next pandemic. Motion 20-0425, put forth by LA Councilmen Koretz and Blumenfield, would prohibit the sale of living or “live” animals slaughtered on demand for consumption in specialty markets in the city of Los Angeles. But this crucial piece of legislation has been stalled because some feel it’s politically risky. You know what’s even riskier? Another pandemic! Sign the petition here!

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As of June 15th, 2021, there have been at least 3,811,561 deaths from COVID-19, according to the World Health Organization. More than 600-thousand of those deaths occurred in the United States. While there has been a frenzy of activity and debate regarding vaccines, masks and hand sanitizers, there has been relatively little discussion of perhaps the most crucial issue of all: how to prevent the next pandemic?

Animal Exploitation: The Common Denominator in New Diseases Plaguing Humans

In the midst of furious speculation about the exact origins of the virus, what is not in dispute is this: “3 out of every 4 new or emerging infectious diseases in people come from animals.” That’s the CDC talking. The lab COVID origin theory – which was originally considered a wild conspiracy – is now more in vogue as a possibility.

However, as a June, 2021 Quartz article points out, “In an investigation at the start of this year, a joint commission between China and the World Health Organization (WHO) failed to identify the cause of the pandemic, concluding that a zoonotic origin is most likely and the hypothesis of a laboratory accident is very unlikely”.....

 

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