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PETA Takes ‘Say No to Pot (Roast)’ Message to Pot Lovers

PETA Takes ‘Say No to Pot (Roast)’ Message to Pot Lovers

Posted on March 26, 2015 | Written by Heather Moore

PETA’s “cow” gives out freebies—and urges people to say no to pot roast—at D.C.’s marijuana seed giveaway

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Nobel Laureate J. M. Coetzee Believes Animal Experiments Are Morally ‘Unthinkable’

Nobel Laureate J. M. Coetzee Believes Animal Experiments Are Morally ‘Unthinkable’

Posted on March 26, 2015 | Written by Alisa Mullins

A new report by the prestigious Oxford Centre for Animal Ethics condemns experiments on animals as both morally and scientifically indefensible.

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Another ‘Ag-Gag’ Bill Is Dead, Thanks to PETA Supporters © iStock.com/Basmeelker

Another ‘Ag-Gag’ Bill Is Dead, Thanks to PETA Supporters

Posted on March 26, 2015 | Written by Heather Moore

After hearing from hundreds of PETA supporters, New Mexico’s lawmakers let the state’s “ag-gag” bill die without even holding a committee hearing on it.

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Video: PETA Responds to Elephants’ Having to Hold up Tractor-Trailer

Video: PETA Responds to Elephants’ Having to Hold up Tractor-Trailer

Posted on March 26, 2015 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

When a tractor-trailer carrying three elephants used by the Shrine Circus got stuck in mud, it appears that the driver did what circuses do best.

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Burlesque Dancer Takes Wool out of Her Wardrobe

Burlesque Dancer Takes Wool out of Her Wardrobe

Posted on March 25, 2015 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

Pinup girls are all the rage, but every Bettie Page protégé knows that wool sweaters are best left in the ’50s.

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Roadside Zoos Are Epically Failing Animals © iStock.com/markrhiggins

Roadside Zoos Are Epically Failing Animals

Posted on March 25, 2015 | Written by Jennifer O'Connor

Lost fingertips, chewed-off body parts, and fights to the death are all just part of another day for animals at these sleazy roadside zoos.

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Cutting-Edge Toxicology Testing Doesn’t Involve Animals © iStock.com/tiripero

Cutting-Edge Toxicology Testing Doesn’t Involve Animals

Posted on March 25, 2015 | Written by Paula Moore

PISC scientists attend the Society of Toxicology’s annual meeting to urge researchers from around the world to stop relying on archaic animal tests.

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Photo of the Day: These Kids Won’t Be Going to SeaWorld

Photo of the Day: These Kids Won’t Be Going to SeaWorld

Posted on March 25, 2015 | Written by Alisa Mullins

Can a kid’s school bake sale save the world? This one might just do that.

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Linda Bean Strikes Out With the Sea Dogs © iStock.com/minoa

Linda Bean Strikes Out With the Sea Dogs

Posted on March 24, 2015 | Written by PETA

The Portland Sea Dogs sever ties with Linda Bean’s Maine Lobster after learning from PETA about the processing plant’s cruel slaughter methods.

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Which Fire Department Leaves Animals Stranded on Thin Ice? © iStock.com/nemchinowa

Which Fire Department Leaves Animals Stranded on Thin Ice?

Posted on March 24, 2015 | Written by Lindsay Pollard-Post

After a fire department in Ontario refuses to help animals stranded on thin ice, we urge it to reconsider and rescue all species in trouble.

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Lives Stolen By SeaWorld

Lives Stolen By SeaWorld

Posted on March 24, 2015 | Written by PETA

The death toll at SeaWorld continues to climb as many orcas imprisoned at SeaWorld’s theme parks have become victims of unnecessary tragedies.

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‘Beneath the Surface

‘Beneath the Surface': An Insider’s Account of SeaWorld

Posted on March 24, 2015 | Written by Jennifer O'Connor

A former SeaWorld orca trainer exposes all the dirty secrets.

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Five Favorite Vegan Ham Dishes for Easter

Five Favorite Vegan Ham Dishes for Easter

Posted on March 24, 2015 | Written by Kate Tuggle

Celebrate a compassionate Easter with these mouthwatering, crowd-pleasing recipes!

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Kim Basinger Is a Whale of a Friend to Animals © StarMaxInc.com

Kim Basinger Is a Whale of a Friend to Animals

Posted on March 23, 2015 | Written by Jennifer O'Connor

Award–winning actor Kim Basinger speaks up for whales.

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Photo of the Day: After Seeing PETA’s Circus Protest, This Guy Did Something Amazing

Photo of the Day: After Seeing PETA’s Circus Protest, This Guy Did Something Amazing

Posted on March 23, 2015 | Written by Alisa Mullins

This is what makes standing outside in the cold wearing little more than body paint and elephant masks worthwhile.

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