Written by Michelle Kretzer
the upcoming Disney flick LOL, Lina Esco plays Miley Cyrus' fearless BFF who always
speaks her mind. The role wasn't a stretch for Lina, who constantly looks for
opportunities to talk about the cause that is closest to her heart: getting
marine mammals out of captivity.
has helped create two stirring public service announcements about how marine parks such as SeaWorld abuse
animals and how the parks are responsible for Japan's dolphin slaughter. One of the ads features a talented group of kids, and the other boasts a who's who of Hollywood elite.
Now it's Lina who is in front of the
camera, starring in a video for PETA in which she asks her fans not to
patronize marine-mammal shows:
makes a difference because she is never silent. Whether the cause you
are most passionate about is ending the abuse of animals in marine parks, preventing animals from being
killed for fur, or getting great apes out of
laboratories, learn how you can "never be silent."
you have a general question for PETA and would like a response, please e-mail Info@peta.org. If you need to report cruelty to
an animal, please click
here. If you are reporting an animal in imminent danger and know where to find the
animal and if the abuse is taking place right now, please call your local
police department. If the police are unresponsive, please call PETA
immediately at 757-622-7382 and press 2.
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Almost all of us grew up eating meat, wearing leather, and going to circuses and zoos. We never considered the impact of these actions on the animals involved. For whatever reason, you are now asking the question: Why should animals have rights? Read more.