Daniela de Prato
Daniela de Prato campaign leader

Live and conscious pig brutally chopped in two in Vietnam: Stop now!

Please share my indignation for the brutal and cruel traditional festival of Nem Thuong village in Vietnam. A live pig is brutally chopped into two with a large blade while it is totally conscious. Then, the villagers rush to smear their banknotes with the blood of the pig, in the belief that it would bring good luck in the New Year.
It is shameful and morally unacceptable that on 2013 animals being killed in the name of traditions so I ask you to STOP immediately this utterly pointless and shocking practice.

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Thanks to all who signed this petition, and also to the supporters who gave us suggestions for improving this action. We can spread the news and find new supporters. That's why our new goal is now 15000 people to sign and our new deadline is March, 31 2013. Then our signature will be downloaded and sent to the Vietnamese Government. We will try to involve also some associations for animals'…

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We are thousends sharing tis cause. Let's sign the petition that will be sent to vietnamese governement and to the italian embassy in Vietnam (please send it also to your embassy in vietnam!). Siamo migliaia a condividere questa causa. Firmiamo la petizione che verrà inviata al governo vietnamita e all'ambasciata italiana in Vietnam, oltre a varie testate giornalistiche. Siamo in contatto anche…

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