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Galunker, by Douglas Anthony Cooper, reviewed by Barbara Kay

Posted on 2014-07-23 10:08:00

Up until now, the charm offensive by intellectuals in the pit bull advocacy movement (PBAM) has been confined to publications targeting people capable of reading them. Now Canadian novelist, Huffington Post blogger , and pit bull enthusiast Douglas Anthony Cooper has taken pit bull rescue activism to a brand new level of advocacy hutzpah.Cooper’s latest book, Galunker, due out in December, will actually peddle pit bulls to preschoolers. We know a great deal about the book, because its production has been funded with a hugely successful Kickstarter campaign. (Indeed, a tweet July 1 announcing “We did it!!” informed Cooper’s supporters that $62,000 had been raised in record time, more than double the original goal of $27,500.) Cooper has taken no pains to disguise the project as anything but child-focused propaganda.Promotional material characterizes Galunker as “a children’s........

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