Posts by category: Radio and Television

ISAR and “Animals Today” Radio Show
February 15, 2020

Since 2009, ISAR has been the principal sponsor of “Animals Today” because we believe that a serious nationwide (indeed, international) program addressing important contemporary animal issues is a moral imperative.   Now in its 12th year of broadcasts, Animals Today covers and explores a wide range of topics and issues concerning all animals, including animals in agriculture and in the… Read More

Summer 2019 Newsletter
July 15, 2019

Dear Friends, In our Summer 2018 Newsletter ISAR was pleased to announce that Australian attorney, Tess Vickery, was awarded the International Society for Animal Rights/Helen Jones 2018-2019 Memorial Scholarship in partnership with the Center for Animal Law Studies at Lewis & Clark Law School.  We stated that in furtherance of the vision of ISAR’s founder, the late Helen Jones, and… Read More

Support, Listen to, and Inform Others About ANIMALS TODAY RADIO
March 15, 2019

The signature program of the nonprofit Advancing the Interests of Animals (AIA) is its weekly one-hour nationally syndicated radio show, Animals Today. Currently in its eleventh continuous year, this program covers all things related to animals worldwide, with an emphasis on their welfare. Host Dr. Lori Kirshner and co-host/producer Dr. Peter Spiegel, interview animal protectors and rescuers, legislators and lawyers,… Read More

Annual Report 2017
January 2, 2018

Season’s Greetings! I’m pleased to extend to our friends and supporters my heartfelt gratitude for your support and commitment to ISAR. I invite you to remain engaged with us, enabling ISAR to move forward as a driving force for change, advocating for animal rights throughout the United States and across the globe. Earlier this year, ISAR proudly announced that the… Read More

ISAR Newsletter Autumn 2017
November 15, 2017

President’s Message Dear Friends, ISAR is supporting a powerful new tool in the fight for one of our most important goals: ending the dog and cat overpopulation crisis. We are always searching for new ways to shed light on the overpopulation tragedy and the spay/neuter solution. We have found this in The Cat Rescuers (, a film documentary–in– progress that… Read More

Advocating for Animals: ISAR and Animals Today Radio
July 16, 2017

Animals – powerless and voiceless – have two committed and compassionate advocates in ISAR and Animals Today Radio. Since 2009, ISAR has been the principal sponsor of the “Animals Today” radio program/podcast, an influential national voice that addresses a variety of contemporary animal-related topics with warmth, knowledge and a fierce love of all animals. Hosted by Dr. Lori Kirshner, founder… Read More