Tag: Arnold Schwarzenegger

Robbie Conal, Political Animal

Robbie Conal is to protest art what Bob Dylan used to be to protest music – an eviscerating force to be reckoned with. The son of a pair of Marxist-Leninist union organizers (he recalls “dinnertime quizzes about use value”), Conal was raised in New York City during the fifties as your typical “red diaper baby,”…

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Farm Sanctuary Scores Two Victories For Farm Animals

HeadCount is all about kick-ass grassroots democracy, so we’re delighted to report two legislative victories pushed through by Farm Sanctuary, the nonprofit founded in 1986 to combat the abuses of factory farming. This month California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger signed a bill banning dairy-cow tail docking, thereby terminating this painful and unnecessary practice (Learn why tail…