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posted in 08 Jul 2008
JAYBEE ARRIVES AT FLORIDA?S SANCTUARY
After years of terror, abuse, misfortune and destruction of his body, but not of his spirity, the chimpanzee Jaybee has arrived at his new home in Florida, together with 9 of his best friends. Jaybee is the symbol of humankind insanity against his non-human brothers. But his resistance and his
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posted in 26 Jun 2008
IN FRONT A VICTORY IN SPAIN
Our Honour President from GAP Project, the philosopher Peter Singer congratulate everybody involved in the victory in Spain, specially GAP Projects executives and members, and the policital parties that introduced the proposal in the Parlament, and get approval United Left Front and Green Party from Catalunya.
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posted in 26 Jun 2008
SELL OF PAINTINGS BY CHIMPANZEES
SAVE THE CHIMPS SANCTUARYSELL OF PAINTINGS BY CHIMPANZEESThe Art Fair known as ArtBeat is celebrated in Somerville, Massachusetts, United States, on July 18th and 19th. During the event, artists and public get together on Davis Square, where they can listening to music, dance and buy handmade products. This year, Save
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posted in 25 Jun 2008
VICTORY IN SPAIN
SPANISH PARLIAMENT SUPPORTS GAP PROJECT AND ITS OBJECTIVESA few hours ago the Spanish Parliament submitted to discussion and approved a resolution by the Izquerda Unida Paliament Comission and Catalunya Party which requests that the Government recoganizes, within four months, GAP Project  (PGS, in Spain) and its objectives as principals
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posted in 25 Jun 2008
DANNY WALLACE IN BBC: CHIMPS ARE PEOPLE TOO
Danny Wallace is a TV program presenter at BBC. His film CHIMPS ARE PEOPLE TOO takes you all over the world - from Africa to United States - to show that chimpanzees are people, like us, too. He concludes that everyone accepts the fact that chimpanzees have 99,4% of
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posted in 24 Jun 2008
GAP PROJECT AT INTERNET
GAP PROJECT AT INTERNET Watch the video filmed by Andre Vasco at GAPωs sanctuary in Sorocaba, São Paulo. It was produced to attend specially young people.The link is http://www.andrevasco.com/index.phpωvideo=DQXIEF
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posted in 01 Apr 2008
Pioneer surgery gives back vision to blind chimp
GAP Sanctuary, Brazil Last saturday, march 29th, in the Sanctuary of Great Primates in Sorocaba, the team of the Eye Clinic of Sao Paulo, under the leadership of Prof. Dr. Walton Nose, one of the great brazilian specialist on human ophtalmology, gave back vision to Hulk's left eye. Hulk, a 33
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posted in 28 Jun 2007
The cry of a chimpanzee
This Frans de Waal would have to include in his book and his lectures, the end of those two sensible and defenseless beings he had been bringing up in his country- Holland, in that tenebrous center of reproduction, similar to the north American one- Yerkes- where he works, a place
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posted in 27 Jun 2007
Frans de Waal and the Altruism
Recent experiments in the Institut of Evolutive Antropology Max Planck, in Leipzig (Germany), had demonstrated that chimpanzees help themselves when not related, when placed before a challenge (source- Reinaldo J. Lopes www.gl.com.br). In this article published in the scientific magazine – “PLOS Biology”, he was also registered the
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posted in 17 Jan 2007
Two Mountain Gorillas have been killed by rebels in Congo
There are only 700 Mountain Gorillas left in the world and 380 of them are in the wild, living in the volcanic region between Congo (Zaire), Rwanda and Uganda- Central Africa. Laurent Nkuanda, a renegade soldier, along with his group of rebels operates in the region known as Virunga National Park, an
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posted in 16 Jan 2007
Chimps Freed After 17 Years in a Cage
From PASA (Pan African Sanctuaries Alliance) Can you imagine how it must feel to spend 17 years in a cage so tiny that you can’t even stand up or straighten your legs? It’s hard for me to think about. But for Utah and Mungo, this was reality. Every day,
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posted in 07 Aug 2006
GAP PROJECT REORGANIZED
During a meeting held in Madrid, last 30 July, historical decisions were taken to convert the GAP Project into a more truly INTERNATIONAL movement, that would better reach the entire world and every country. The most important decisions approved by unanimous vote were: 1) The International Direction Board of GAP Project will
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posted in 19 Jun 2006
GIL, A BRAZILIAN
The human superiority which judges itself owner of the world, has created the species segmentation and its nationality. The chimps are considered exotic beings due to their African origin. Human being ancestors are the same as those of chimps, meaning both have African origin. Therefore, human beings in Brazil could
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