Celebrate, Animal Rights Groups’ Failure to Influence South Africa

Let’s celebrate victory over animal rights groups’ failure to influence South Africa.   The animal rights groups are currently complaining about Minister Creecy’s recent appointment of an Advisory Panel of Experts who are advising her on wildlife trade options to promote sustainable use in South Africa. Notably,  all the SADC countries are pro-sustainable use.    …

Conservation vs Preservation – Bringing Clarity to the Confusion

In the context of the natural world ‘Conservation’ and ‘Preservation’ are the two essential arms of ‘wildlife management’. They are not synonyms because they each have a distinct and vital purpose. It is incorrect to believe that ‘conservation’ is just another word for ‘wildlife management’ because that is not the case at all. ‘Conservation’ is, …

Support for Minister Molewa

Mellissa Reitz is at it again – in her article entitled “Minister’s plans a jumbo worry” – projecting animal rights propaganda as the gospel truth. It is because of the writings of people like Ms Reitz that the public is being purposefully disinformed about “conservation” truths.  Propaganda is: “The spreading of ideas, information or rumour …