Ten Questions You Always Wanted to Ask a Bullfighter
"Sometimes, when the bull has put on a good performance, I don't want to kill it. That happens a lot, actually."
Fight Over Bullfighting
A CGI Dinosaur Is the Star in a French Anti-Bullfighting Campaign
The campaign comes just a few days before the second round of the French presidential election.
Arca Is a Wounded Matador in His Guillermo Del Toro-Worthy New Music Video
The London based singer performs an expressive song and dance as a wounded matador in his latest collaboration with artist Jesse Kanda.
In the Ring with One of Mexico's Top Female Bullfighters
Shona Sanzgiri explores Mexico's colonial history with female matador Karla Sanchez San Martin, known professionally as Karla de los Angeles.
Could Robot Wars Become The Acceptable Face of Exceedingly Violent Bloodsports?
If Robot Wars is a socially acceptable form of gladiatorial combat, why not expand the format to fox hunting, or bullfighting, or bear baiting? You know it makes sense.
Spanish Bullfighter Victor Barrio Gored in Chest During Fight, Dies
134 people, including 33 matadors, have been killed by bulls in Spain in the past century.
Liam Daniel Pierce
Photos from Japan's Ancient Bullfighting Ritual
In Spain, matador vs bull often ends in at least one gory death. Japan's centuries-old tradition sees two bulls peacefully wrestling one another.
Luke Van Aurich
The End of El Pana, One of Bullfighting's Oldest, Most Controversial Matadors
Rodolfo "El Pana" Rodriguez was paralayzed by a bull earlier this month in Mexico. The 64-years-old matador saw himself as bullfighting's last romantic.
Spanish Mayor Proposes Bullfighting Match Where Bull Doesn't Die in the End
The mayor's comments were the latest chapter in a feud that's developed in recent years between bullfighting aficionados and animal rights activists who say the blood sport should be relegated to the dustbin of history.
Quique Badia and John Dyer
A Look at the Life of the Most Gored Bullfighter in Modern History
Antonio Barrera is not a great matador.
California Has the Most Peaceful Bullfights on Earth
Here, the bullfighting is bloodless. Bulls wear a Velcro patch on their shoulders while men on horseback try to tag them with Velcro-tipped darts.
Meet the Swedish Sex Worker Who Jumped Into a Bullfight for PETA
We talked to Amina Axelsson, the adult actress who jumped into a bullfight last weekend to protest the "barbaric" tradition.