The co-founder of animal rights group Direct Action Everywhere got a suspended sentence in North Carolina of six to 17 months.
The resolution would apply at city facilities such as the jail, senior centers and youth programs, among other possible venues.
This time, the protest by Direct Action Everywhere did not result in the closure of the nearby mass vaccination site.
Appointments at the Golden Gate Fields vaccination site were stalled for about three hours due to the presence of animal rights protesters.
In 2017, DxE, the organization Hsiung co-founded, decided to focus on building a movement in Berkeley — and then elect people to office.
Priya Sawhney has been jailed three times, faces eight felonies, and confronted Jeff Bezos in an effort to call attention to cruelty to animals. She’s not done fighting.
The burial capped off a Thursday morning demonstration intended to raise awareness of animal abuse.
Even ‘humanely” butchering animals is killing them. Pointing this out through dramatic protests is a crucial step toward creating a city free of violence toward animals.
The sign, created by Berkeley-based Direct Action Everywhere, denounces the killing of animals.