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PETA’s Most Shocking Investigations of 2014―and How Things Have Changed

PETA’s Most Shocking Investigations of 2014―and How Things Have Changed

Posted on December 22, 2014 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

Our investigations were often hard to watch, but we know that when people are shocked by what they see, they’ll be motivated to act. And they did.

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Victory! Experimenters Can Run, but Judge Says They Can’t Hide

Victory! Experimenters Can Run, but Judge Says They Can’t Hide

Posted on December 19, 2014 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

It’s no surprise that people who abuse animals for a living want to be invisible. But right has triumphed again.

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Saved! A Happy Holiday for Two Turkeys After Tasteless Radio Poll

Saved! A Happy Holiday for Two Turkeys After Tasteless Radio Poll

Posted on December 19, 2014 | Written by PETA

Two turkeys’ fates hung in the balance after an Oxford radio station asked listeners to vote on whether to “keep it” or “cook it.”

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This Billboard Was ‘Too Sexual’ for the U.K., So We’ll Show It Here Instead

This Billboard Was ‘Too Sexual’ for the U.K., So We’ll Show It Here Instead

Posted on December 19, 2014 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

After the billboard heard ’round the world, the British are coming to America again.

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Update: From a Little Box to the Big City

Update: From a Little Box to the Big City

Posted on December 19, 2014 | Written by Alisa Mullins

A puppy who was confined for weeks to a 2-foot-by-2-foot box is adopted by a Washington, D.C., couple.

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New York Mayor Bill de Blasio Named PETA’s Person of the Year Credit: Rob Bennett/Mayoral Photography Office

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio Named PETA’s Person of the Year

Posted on December 18, 2014 | Written by Alisa Mullins

PETA caps New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s first year in office by bestowing on him our biggest honor.

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Drones Open the Curtain on Smithfield’s Fetid Factories

Drones Open the Curtain on Smithfield’s Fetid Factories

Posted on December 18, 2014 | Written by Jennifer O'Connor

Spy drones get footage of massive factory farm cesspools.

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What New Vegan Fave Took PETA’s Product of the Year Award?

What New Vegan Fave Took PETA’s Product of the Year Award?

Posted on December 18, 2014 | Written by Heather Moore

PETA has just named its 2014 Product of the Year: a tasty new faux-fish fillet made by Gardein!

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How to Make U.S.-Cuban Relations Last Longer

How to Make U.S.-Cuban Relations Last Longer

Posted on December 18, 2014 | Written by Liam Cronin

President Barack Obama says, “U.S. and Cuba will resume relations.” PETA says, “Great, but this time, let’s make it last!”

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LA and NYC Hit by #WoolFreeWinter Storm (Photos)

LA and NYC Hit by #WoolFreeWinter Storm (Photos)

Posted on December 18, 2014 | Written by Alisa Mullins

Vegan footwear and accessories retailer MooShoes takes the #WoolFreeWinter pledge—in a big way.

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Victory! Charges Against Woman Who Stood Up to SeaWorld Dismissed

Victory! Charges Against Woman Who Stood Up to SeaWorld Dismissed

Posted on December 18, 2014 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

Today, a PETA protester and the marine mammals she sought to defend got a measure of justice.

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Norway Rejects Military Application to Use Live Pigs in Deadly Training Exercises

Posted on December 18, 2014 | Written by PETA

The Norwegian Animal Research Authority has, for the first time, rejected an application by the Norwegian Armed Forces to injure and kill animals in archaic trauma training exercises.

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Announcing PETA’s 2014 Company of the Year

Announcing PETA’s 2014 Company of the Year

Posted on December 18, 2014 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

PETA is proud to announce that biotech startup Emulate is our 2014 Company of the Year.

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Ariana Grande, Jessica Chastain, Cory Booker: Rescued Chickens Who Paint

Ariana Grande, Jessica Chastain, Cory Booker: Rescued Chickens Who Paint

Posted on December 18, 2014 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

Ariana Grande, Jessica Chastain, and Cory Booker are getting a holiday gift that likely no one else in the world will have: original chicken artwork

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Look Who’s Naked in the Latest PETA Ad

Look Who’s Naked in the Latest PETA Ad

Posted on December 17, 2014 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

PETA gets some D.C. landmarks ready for winter in warm, animal-friendly style.

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