Animal rights activists fight Jewish chicken slaughter ritual on streets of Brooklyn Brooklyn Reader September 18, 2015 September 18, 2015, 4:33 pm A young Brooklyn man participating in a Kaporos tradition of slaughtering chickens to raise money for local synagogues gives the finger to animal rights activist Rina Deych as she tries to discourage members of the community from the practice. He flipped her the bird. Feathers — and fingers — were […] Click here to view original web page at www.nydailynews.com Want to write for us? We're looking for interns and experienced writers! Go here for more information.