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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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PETA and Courtney Stodden Serve Veggie Dogs in Honor of Hot Dog Day

How Does Bombshell Courtney Stodden Celebrate National Hot Dog Day?

Caring reality-TV star Courtney Stodden served wieners at PETA’s Congressional Veggie Dog Giveaway, which was timed to coincide with National Hot Dog Day.

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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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Your Message Received by NIH—Finally

Your Message Received by NIH—Finally

The good ol’ U.S. Postal Service succeeded where others failed in delivering 90,000 postcards to NIH.

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What Happens When Hookers Are Allowed on the Pier?

What Happens When Hookers Are Allowed on the Pier?

PETA’s flying banner canvassed the California coastline as we worked to protect sea life and human beachgoers from the ocean’s biggest predators.

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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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Maker of Newport Cigarettes Bans Animal Tests © Jody Boyman

Tobacco Giant Bans Animal Tests

Lorillard Tobacco Company, America's third-largest cigarette maker, has agreed to ban testing on animals following discussions with PETA.

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