You Won’t Believe How Far People Will Go to Abuse Opossums © istockphoto.com/twphotos

You Won’t Believe How Far People Will Go to Abuse Opossums

In the latest twist in the bizarre Opossum Drop saga, PETA is suing to overturn an absurd law designed specifically to allow the event organizers to terrorize opossums.

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What Did the ‘Monkey’ Say to the Ambassador? (Photo)

What Did the ‘Monkey’ Say to the Ambassador? (Photo)

There was no diplomatic immunity for Air France when a group of “monkeys” took its case to the French Embassy.

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Russell Brand’s Beef with So-Called “Humane Meat” © StarMaxInc.com

Russell Brand’s Beef with So-Called “Humane Meat”

In our weekly celebrity news round-up, Russell Brand calls out “humane meat,” Martha Plimpton is raising hope, and more.

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What Happens When ‘Save Rates’ Trump Common Sense?

What Happens When ‘Save Rates’ Trump Common Sense?

In an attempt to boast higher “save rates,” some shelters are taking dangerous measures, including adopting out dogs with an unpredictable temperament to unsuspecting members of the public.

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Jared Leto: You Look Like You Need a Hug

Jared Leto hugged a tree, and a meme was born. Who’s he been hugging lately?

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Victory! Mexico City Finalizes Ban on Animals in Circuses

Victory! Mexico City Finalizes Ban on Animals in Circuses

Following campaigns by PETA and others, Mexico City is telling circuses that force animals to perform that the show must not go on.

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World Exclusive: Morrissey Talks to PETA About His New Animal Anthem © Michael Muller

World Exclusive: Morrissey Talks to PETA About His New Animal Anthem

In an exclusive interview with PETA, vegan rock icon Morrissey discusses his latest animal rights anthem—and shows off his PETA pride.

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