Their goal, according to a post on the PETA website, was to draw a parallel between the KKK and the American Kennel Club. "Obviously it's an uncomfortable comparison," PETA spokesman Michael McGraw told the Associated Press.
But the AKC is trying to create a "master race" when it comes to pure-bred dogs, he added. "It's a very apt comparison."
Wednesday, 11 February 2009
PETA loonies at it again
My friends, have these people got no sense of proportion, no decency, in fact no brains at all?
According to USA Today their latest trick is to get supporters to dress in full Ku Klux Klan garb to picket the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show at New York's Madison Square Garden. As the paper reports:
Way to go PETA! Promote your pro-animal agenda by alienating millions of people who remember the true crimes of the KKK with cheap campaigning stunts and demeaning comparisons. How can it go wrong?
What next, comparing chicken farming to the Nazi Holocaust?