We Animals Media's Australian correspondent Anna Mackiewicz tracks live export from her homeland to the Middle East, and across borders worldwide.
The kind of bold and substantial social changes needed to deal with the climate crisis is an opening to create a more just world. That justice can, and should, extend to animals.
2019 was an exciting year of growth for We Animals Media, and we look forward to sharing even more of our important documentary work on behalf of animals in the year ahead.
In October 2019, tens of thousands of people took part in Extinction Rebellion and Animal Rebellion protests, which has now sparked a continuing global movement. Jo photographed the London demonstrations.
Sammantha Fisher is a self-taught, internationally published photographer, who uses her images to capture and communicate the emotional lives and vibrant personalities of animals. We chatted with her about effective activism, and the immense highs and lows of her work.
For the estimated 2,000 to 3,000 whales and dolphins currently held in captivity around the world, life is bleak, boring and unnaturally short. These highly intelligent and social beings are bred, trained, sold and shipped like commodities, and suffer from physical and psychological ailments.
Also known as ‘divine pigs’ or ‘god pigs’, these animals are reared to extraordinary weights and then sacrificed as part of annual festivities at a minority of temples across Taiwan.
CENSORED LANDSCAPES, a project by artist Isabella La Rocca González, consists of large scale photographic landscapes that include sites of animal agriculture.
Jo-Anne’s image “The wall of shame” is selected by the Jury as a Highly Commended in this year’s Natural History Museum’s Wildlife Photographer of the Year.
A We Animals Media feature film by Kelly Guerin In the Occupied Palestinian Territories, there exists a small number of people who have chosen to devote their lives to animals, each struggling against an overwhelming political and cultural climate which begs them to abandon their work and focus instead on the more pressing issue of their own human liberation.