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Chicken Kaporos Demos in Brooklyn:
Please Join Us!

Street Protests, Chicken Rescues, Moving Illuminated Billboards,
New Posters! We Need YOU!
September 30-October 2, 2014

Dear Friends,

Please join our 5th annual street protest in Crown Heights Brooklyn, New York against the cruel and needless use of chickens in Kaporos rituals. Once again this year we’re renting a van with huge illuminated images on the sides and the back.

Protest dates / times:
Tuesday Sept 30: 6 pm to 8 pm
Wednesday Oct 1: 6 pm to 8 pm
Thursday Oct 2: 6 pm to 8 pm

Protest site is in Crown Heights, Brooklyn:
792 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11213
(Corner of Kingston Ave)

Directions to Protest:
This location is easily accessible by MTA/NY Transit Subway -
Train to Kingston Ave Stop in Brooklyn.

Here is a link to the Map:
Mapquest: Kingston Avenue and Eastern Parkway

We know it is difficult to attend a demo where animals are suffering and dying in front of us, but as hard as it is for us, it is infinitely harder for the chickens, and we must be there for them and show them and everyone that we care for them.

Please read A Wing and A Prayer for more information about the Kaporos (Kapparot) ritual. Please join us in Brooklyn to let the chickens know we’re there for them.

Please watch our 60-second video featuring Rabbi Yonassan Gershom,
Kaporos: A Heartfelt Plea for Mercy.


The Alliance to End Chickens as Kaporos is a project of United Poultry Concerns comprising an association of groups and individuals who seek to replace the use of chickens in Kaporos rituals with money or other non-animal symbols of atonement.

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