ASK ISRAEL CHIEF RABBI TO REJECT SHACKLING-HOISTING
  • Petitioned Rabbi Yona Metzger

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Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi of Israel
Rabbi Yona Metzger

ASK ISRAEL CHIEF RABBI TO REJECT SHACKLING-HOISTING

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In a perfect world, cows wouldn’t be consumed in the first place. During this lifetime, we must demand that animals killed for food be spared gratuitous pain and suffering. Israel’s Chief Rabbi has failed to uphold a promise to reject shackling and hoisting. Some 80 percent of Israel’s imported kosher meat begins in South America with alert cows chained upside down by one leg. Muscles and tendons rip apart as the terrified cow dangles for minutes..

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    • Scott Goldman ST. LOUIS, MO
      • over 2 years ago

      Isn't the purpose of ritual slaughter to prevent the suffering of animals, and doesn't the pain, by its nature, negate its acceptability as kashrut/kosher?

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    • adam barak GRANADA HILLS, CA
      • over 2 years ago

      I want to stop animal torture and abuse

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    • Terje Solheim OSLO, NORWAY
      • over 2 years ago

      STOP ANIMAL ABUSE AND BARBARIC TORTURE !

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    • Richard Seeger CHEBOYGAN, MI
      • almost 3 years ago

      If he is supposed to be Jewish, he must be Jewish and abide their teachings.

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    • Rebecca Beauchamp DAYTON, OH
      • almost 3 years ago

      Eating animals is a cruel practice that should not be espoused by any spirituality. Tradition is no excuse for this treatment of animals.

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