On February 4th, when the Teamsters pulled support from a bill, they never agreed to in the first place, the Mayor sat in his SUV for 16 minutes, rather than face the men and women in top hats on the steps of city hall.
After 10 months of filming New York's Greatest Living Icons, the gentle carriage horses, those who love them... and those who hate them, I can say, without equivocation, there is no abuse, no cruelty of any kind, only love...and lots of carrots.
Claims of a federal investigation are just the latest wobble in the angry debate, which nearly engulfed even Vice President
The "Horseless eCarriage," commissioned by animals rights group NYCLASS, debuted at the New York International Auto Show
Never preachy, the film simply lays bare the facts and lets viewers interpret them. It's the same strategy that animal rights organizations have used for years: Give people the information, and let them decide. And it's working.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel told the Tribune that while the ban will be debated, he supports Burke's proposal. Dan Sampson, director
Some carriage drivers are also skeptical that the real reason behind the ban is not the alleged animal abuse. If the ban
I understand that the New York Daily News is on the side of the carriage horse drivers. What I don't understand is how the paper can call its coverage of the issue "journalism."
COLUMBUS CIRCLE — A horse-drawn carriage lost control and flipped onto its side in the middle of Columbus Circle traffic
Navratilova is a longtime PETA advocate and, like Quinn, is openly gay. The tennis legend's letter stated: Quinn, however
I'm writing this to you because there is a war on horses unfolding right now in New York City. It's being waged by the horse-drawn carriage industry.