Talking Turkey Without Pulling Punches

hanksgiving is officially this month and it’s a pretty dreadful time of year for many animal advocates.

Thanksgiving puts us on edge, we get knots in our stomachs, we may always be on the verge of tears or ready to yell at people. We fantasize about how great it would be to just fast forward through November and December. We’re not being overwrought. The holiday season can be hard on everyone



Marla Rose is a Chicago-area writer and co-founder of and

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