Help Save an Elephant From Loneliness by Signing a Petition

Rantings From a Virtual Soapbox

Below is a guest post by the animal and human rights activist and supporter of free software Luis Leonel


Lonely-Elephant

MALI HAS NOT FELT GRASS UNDER HER FEET OR HAD CONTACT WITH ANOTHER ­ELEPHANT FOR NEARLY 40 YEARS.

You can help Mali by signing the petition for her release at freemali.com.

This is Mali’s life

The world’s loneliest elephant has been kept all alone in a concrete ‘jungle’ since 1977

All by herself and hemmed in by bleak walls, the world’s ­loneliest elephant is a pitiful sight.

Mali has not felt grass under her feet or had contact with another ­elephant for nearly 40 years. The trees around her walls are out of reach.

She was snatched away from her ­mother in Sri Lanka aged three and sent to the Philippines as a gift to then ­president Ferdinand Marcos in 1977.

Now 40 years old, Mali spends most of her…

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