A group of UC Berkeley students and alumni took this past Mother’s Day to a whole new level of strange and absurdness.
The Berkeley Organization for Animal Advocacy (BOAA) at UC Berkeley protested the consumption of mother cows’ at grocery stores claiming that “dairy cows are raped and forcibly impregnated” and “dairy cows are exploited for their breast milk.”
“Every time you drink the milk of a mother cow, there is a baby calf who isn’t,” BOAA organizer Reilly Gardine said.
“There is no humane way to forcefully impregnate a cow and separate her from her baby, only to steal her milk,” Mike Harvey, another BOAA organizer, said.
Here is the BOAA's very strange protest for bovine rights: