Stop Animal Cruelty campaigned to

Get NBC to cancel inhumane hunting show, Under Wild Skies

Is killing animals entertainment? NBC is airing episodes of the NRA sponsored show promoting violence towards animals

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NBC is currently airing a television show that shows an elephant (protected from hunting in most countries on earth) being shot in the face two times. The film crew then continues to air the animal suffering as it runs away because the amateur hunter (NRA lobbyist, Tony Makris) was unable to "humanely" shoot and kill the african elephant.  We are asking NBC to cancel the show, help protect…

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Nick Magel
Nick Magel Campaign leader

You're in the LA Times! Our campaign is making waves. Lets get this show off the air. We can do it! Keep up the great work everyone!

NBC Sports Network under fire for elephant killing on NRA show
NBC Sports Network is facing a flurry of criticism over an episode of the outdoor sports program "Under Wild Skies" in which a National Rifle Assn. strategist shoots and kills an African elephant. In the episode, which aired Sunday night (a highlight reel is posted above), host Tony Makris and a guide stalk an elephant in the Okavango Delta of…Read More
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