On Dec. 12th, countries, companies, U.S. states and other key global actors marked the five-year anniversary of the Paris climate[…]Read more
For actively campaigning for recognition of animals’ personhood and protection as the leader of the local hub of Students Opposing Speciesism (SOS)—a PETA-backed, youth-led revolt against the old-fashioned idea that all other animals are here for the benefit of humans—University of Colorado–Boulder junior Paige Scatena has been named PETA’s Activist of the Year, beating out… Read more »Read more
The District of Columbia Public Service Commission approved Washington Gas Light Company’s Project Pipes 2 plan to continue replacing leak-prone[…]Read more
PETA has obtained never-before-seen photographs and video footage taken by U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) inspectors revealing deplorable conditions at facilities that operate out of public view and supply animals for use in the experimentation industry. The images show maggots crawling through animals’ food, green algae growing in water bowls, and animals left to suffer… Read more »
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We need your help to make sure that these companies hear the message loud and clear—please sign the petition to speak up for horses like Private Vow.
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As a result of slaughterhouse closures during the pandemic, some producers have used a cruel method called “ventilation shutdown,” or VSD, to kill whole herds of pigs. Ventilator shutdown involves locking a flock or herd of animals in a building and turning off the ventilation . . .
- Slaughterhouses are baking pigs alive during the pandemic. Veterinarians call for changing guidance on this barbaric killing method
- Slaughterhouses are baking pigs alive during the pandemic. Veterinarians call for changing guidance on this barbaric killing method – Enclosure
- In 2020, we dismantled more cruel cages on factory farms and set new records for egg-laying hens
“According to press reports, President-elect Biden has chosen Brenda Mallory to lead the White House Council on Environmental Quality. She[…]Read more
Please see the following statement from PETA Senior Vice President Kathy Guillermo regarding the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s approval of genetically modifying pigs used for food, drugs, and transplants: The genetic manipulation of pigs to serve as interspecies spare-parts bins and more palatable dinner entrées for humans is the apex of arrogance and cruelty.… Read more »
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An inquest into the cause of 9-year old Ella Roberta Adoo Kissi-Debrah’s death concluded with the ruling that dangerously high[…]Read more