Navigation Links
Protestors Strip, Don Horns Against Spain's Running of the Bulls

Hundreds of animal rights activists took part in a "Running of the Nudes" Thursday to protest the traditional running of the bulls ceremony in the Spanish town of Pamplona .

The demonstrators ran stripped to their underwear and sporting plastic horns, as well as the traditional red bandana worn by those who take part in the famous Spanish event.

The running of the bulls involves the release of bulls every morning into the streets of the city in northeast Spain.

Daredevil revellers, including many foreigners, run ahead of the stampeding bulls as they are herded down the narrow streets towards the city's bull ring.

Runners are sometimes caught and either gored or trampled by the running bulls and 14 people have been killed in the event since 1911.

The bulls that run in the morning are used in bullfights the same evening.

Thursday's protest was organised by the animal rights group PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals), which said people from more than 30 countries took part.

Thousands of tourists are expected to attend the week-long festival of the bulls, which starts on Friday.

The running of the bulls was immortalised in Ernest Hemingway's 1926 novel "The Sun Also Rises".


'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Nepal: Doctors Treating Protestors Being Deported
2. Taking The Bull By The Horns- Australia To Tackle Bullying In Schools
3. AAI Pharma Files Lawsuit Against Dr. Reddys Laboratories
4. Diabetics Need to Guard Against Nail Fungus
5. New Weapon Against Germs
6. Estrogen Found To Protect the Colon Against Cancer
7. Diet Found To Offer Protection Against Leukemia
8. Olive Oil Found To Offer A Protective Effect Against Breast Cancer
9. WHO Issues Caution Against Bird Flu Epidemic
10. New Supplement Found To Be Effective Against Sunburn
11. Intense Fight Against Polio In India Gets Results
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:9/21/2017)... ... September 21, 2017 , ... ... communities, nine governmental public health departments have been awarded five-year accreditation status through ... that the benefits of being served by a PHAB-accredited health department now ...
(Date:9/21/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... September 21, 2017 , ... ... using Microscan’s LVS 7510 at the Global GS1 Healthcare Conference 2017 in Chicago, ... the life-sciences industry for ensuring label quality and improving patient safety. , ...
(Date:9/21/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Japanese Zen artist couple, Fumie and Kentaro Mune, have announced ... October at Miranda Kuo Gallery on Lower East Side, NYC. This exhibition will feature ... Wanderlust , one of the largest US yoga online media outlets in the ...
(Date:9/21/2017)... ... September 21, 2017 , ... Sagora Senior Living, one ... at Kingwood Assisted Living and Memory Care located at 24025 Kingwood Place Drive, ... assisted living apartments, 43 memory care apartments and 23 extended care apartments. Modern ...
(Date:9/20/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... September 20, 2017 , ... ... center in Prescott, Arizona, is now accredited by The Joint Commission for chemical ... organization that accredits and certifies U.S. health care organizations that meet the commission’s ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:9/9/2017)... , Sept. 8, 2017 ... Mobile MRI Unit coming to Washington DC ... When: Tuesday, September 12 th – Monday, September 18 ... D.C. offering free MRI brain scans to the public.Where:  ... be parked at 501 K Street NW, Washington, D.C.What:BTF brings its nationwide ...
(Date:9/9/2017)... INDIANAPOLIS , Sept. 9, 2017  Eli Lilly ... key primary and secondary endpoint data for lasmiditan, an ... migraine, which demonstrated statistically significant improvements compared to placebo ... be highlighted today at the 18th Congress of the ... . "The data presented today demonstrate lasmiditan,s ...
(Date:9/7/2017)... , Sept. 7, 2017  For nearly two decades, New Life ... the Assisted Reproduction Insurance industry. Today, New Life Agency announces a powerful ... ... (PRNewsfoto/PharmaCareCard) ... http://pharmacarecard.com/ ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: