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History Is Made at the Belmont!

History Is Made at the Belmont!

Posted on June 8, 2008 | Written by PETA

After much hype around Big Brown’s quarter hoof split, with the spotlight on the trainer and the owner and everyone else surrounding this “pushed” horse, it seems that he …

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Kentucky’s Commonwealth Attorney Shirks Responsibility

Kentucky’s Commonwealth Attorney Shirks Responsibility

Posted on June 6, 2008 | Written by PETA

It’s kinda like when someone asks you to do a project for them at the office, and you forward it on to a colleague in the hopes that you …

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Internet Soup!

Internet Soup!

Posted on June 6, 2008 | Written by PETA

Yes, yes, y’all. It’s soup time. By which I mean, it’s Friday afternoon, and I’ve more or less run out of coherent things to say and am reduced to …

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Top 10 Ways to Impress Your Vegan Boyfriend/Girlfriend

Top 10 Ways to Impress Your Vegan Boyfriend/Girlfriend

Posted on June 6, 2008 | Written by PETA

Well hello there, ladies and gents!Awww! Aren’t you sweet tryin’ to give your love something special? Well, if you’ve been stressed about how to get the attention of the …

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In ‘Donkey Basketball’ News …

In ‘Donkey Basketball’ News …

Posted on June 6, 2008 | Written by PETA

After covering the zoo-prison connection just recently, the folks at The Onion have put together a spoof news story highlighting how absolutely ridiculous (and—dare I say—lowbrow) “donkey basketball” is.2-Year-Old …

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Abuse, Suffering, and Death in Pierce College Classrooms

Abuse, Suffering, and Death in Pierce College Classrooms

Posted on June 5, 2008 | Written by PETA

OK, here’s the thing: You don’t have to be a rocket scientist to understand the handful of regulations that govern the treatment of animals in laboratories. What’s required of …

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Who Are the Meat Men?

Who Are the Meat Men?

Posted on June 5, 2008 | Written by PETA

Sounds like some sketchy-ass cult from a second-rate slasher flick, and, honestly, this recent segment on HBO about these shadowy figures in the horse racing industry kinda reinforces that …

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One Little Logo Causes Lowe’s Big Headaches

One Little Logo Causes Lowe’s Big Headaches

Posted on June 5, 2008 | Written by PETA

This little logo—which PETA is using in our efforts to urge Lowe’s to stop selling cruel glue traps (archaic torture devices that trap small animals, causing them to suffer …

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10% Wool, by Jeff Corriveau

10% Wool, by Jeff Corriveau

Posted on June 5, 2008 | Written by PETA

More genius from our good friend Jeff C. Incidentally, we have tons of info available on where to find cruelty-free cosmetics. Click for a larger version To check out …

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Score! Adidas Helps Australian Sheep!

Score! Adidas Helps Australian Sheep!

Posted on June 4, 2008 | Written by PETA

Adidas—the second-largest sporting-goods manufacturer in the world—has just taken steps to reduce the suffering of sheep in its supply chain. Following nearly four months of discussions with PETA, Adidas …

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FBI Seeks Vegan Contractors, Potluck Food

FBI Seeks Vegan Contractors, Potluck Food

Posted on June 4, 2008 | Written by PETA

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has found a new hotbed of activist networking to infiltrate: vegan potlucks. From this City Pages article, it seems that the FBI has …

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PETA India Takes It to the Beach

PETA India Takes It to the Beach

Posted on June 4, 2008 | Written by PETA

Beachgoers at Puri Beach in Orissa, India, were greeted by a little more than just sun and surf yesterday. PETA India recognized World Environmental Day with a giant sand …

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U.K. Study: 5,500 Chickens Tossed in the Trash Every Single Day

U.K. Study: 5,500 Chickens Tossed in the Trash Every Single Day

Posted on June 3, 2008 | Written by PETA

Remember when your mom would tell you that you should finish your food because there were kids in China who were going to bed hungry? Well, it turns out …

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Chickens in Canada Celebrate!

Chickens in Canada Celebrate!

Posted on June 3, 2008 | Written by PETA

So I told some of my animal buddies about the progress with the KFC campaign in regards to the animal welfare changes we secured for chickens killed for Canadian …

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Lions, Tigers, and Convicted Murderers, Oh My!

Lions, Tigers, and Convicted Murderers, Oh My!

Posted on June 3, 2008 | Written by PETA

We frequently catch wind of some insightful satire from the folks over at The Onion, as their talent for drawing attention to ridiculous practices and pastimes deservedly focuses on …

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