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Victory! Hardee’s and Carl’s Jr. Make Big Changes

Victory! Hardee’s and Carl’s Jr. Make Big Changes

Posted on September 26, 2007 | Written by PETA

After more than a year of discussions with PETA, CKE Restaurants (the parent company of Hardee’s and Carl’s Jr.) has announced a new animal welfare program that will phase …

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Vick Indicted on Virginia State Charges

Vick Indicted on Virginia State Charges

Posted on September 25, 2007 | Written by PETA

As you may have heard by now, Michael Vick and his three co-defendants were indicted today by a grand jury, and charged with one count of beating or killing …

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A Monkey and a Pigeon Walk Into a Bar . . .

A Monkey and a Pigeon Walk Into a Bar . . .

Posted on September 25, 2007 | Written by PETA

I know, I know. I just used an almost identical subject line last week in the “Shoplifting Seagull” entry, but I couldn’t resist. Just like I couldn’t resist sharing …

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Rob Zombie Does Not Eat Flesh

Rob Zombie Does Not Eat Flesh

Posted on September 24, 2007 | Written by PETA

umusic/Creative Commons If you’ve been following Rob Zombie’s career, you’ll know that he’s been successful in a number of different arenas, from his groundbreaking work with White Zombie in …

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Burberry Hears From Film Legend Julie Christie

Burberry Hears From Film Legend Julie Christie

Posted on September 24, 2007 | Written by PETA

Deloitte/Creative Commons In addition to the critically-acclaimed film Away From Her, Julie Christie has starred in such classics as Doctor Zhivago and Heaven Can Wait, as well as one …

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Animal Testing for Artificial Butter Flavoring?

Animal Testing for Artificial Butter Flavoring?

Posted on September 23, 2007 | Written by PETA

PETA’s regulatory testing division recently fired off a letter to Samuel H. Wilson, acting director of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), urging him to cancel planned …

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Smile Everybody, It’s Fish Amnesty Day!

Smile Everybody, It’s Fish Amnesty Day!

Posted on September 22, 2007 | Written by PETA

Kidport/Creative Commons Yup, that’s right. It’s finally Fish Amnesty Day again! Fish Amnesty Day was created by PETA 10 years ago as a much less violent alternative to National …

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Vivisector of the Week!

Vivisector of the Week!

Posted on September 21, 2007 | Written by PETA

Fall is here, and the sounds of songbirds chirping morning greetings can be heard outside your window, while the animal moms and dads of the world rustle through the …

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Will the Real Chief Functionary Please Stand Up, Please Stand Up …

Will the Real Chief Functionary Please Stand Up, Please Stand Up …

Posted on September 21, 2007 | Written by PETA

Don’t worry if you don’t get that subject line. It’s just a shout out to my homegirl, Anuradha “Slim Shady” Sawhney, who does a hell of a job running …

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Alicia’s Ad Banned!

Alicia’s Ad Banned!

Posted on September 20, 2007 | Written by PETA

Update: Following the success of Alicia’s PSA, Sky News put together a wonderful retrospective of PETA’s many naked ads and protests over the past year. You can check out …

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So, a Bird Walks Into a Bar

So, a Bird Walks Into a Bar

Posted on September 20, 2007 | Written by PETA

OK, so not a bar exactly. Have you heard about the incredible shoplifting seagull from Aberdeen, Scotland? Apparently, the bird waits until the shopkeeper isn’t looking, then casually strolls …

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Deflocked, by Jeff Corriveau

Deflocked, by Jeff Corriveau

Posted on September 20, 2007 | Written by PETA

It’s Thursday, which means another slice of genius from the mind of Jeff Corriveau. For anyone not familiar with the campaign, this one is a reference to a little …

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I Love My, Ummm, FusionDog?

I Love My, Ummm, FusionDog?

Posted on September 19, 2007 | Written by PETA

Hopefully everyone has checked out our new Animal Birth Control campaign by now, but if not, give it a peek. To promote it, we’re going to make some new …

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Comments, and The Colonel

Comments, and The Colonel

Posted on September 19, 2007 | Written by PETA

Before I go on—if you had a comment that was published but disappeared from the site recently, please be assured that it’s nothing personal. We had a small glitch …

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Alicia Silverstone’s Naked PETA Ad

Alicia Silverstone’s Naked PETA Ad

Posted on September 19, 2007 | Written by PETA

I would comment on this, but I’m still pretty much speechless. It may be one of the greatest videos ever created. Check it out: There are some more pics …

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