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Anti-Fur Protesters Rock Sin City

Anti-Fur Protesters Rock Sin City

Posted on January 28, 2009 | Written by PETA

After once-fur-hag Donna Karan stopped designing fur, we decided to shine the spotlight on someone who hadn’t got the message: Giorgio Armani. After he said he had been convinced …

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Hospitals Trim Meat From Menu

Hospitals Trim Meat From Menu

Posted on January 27, 2009 | Written by PETA

While nobody wants to get sick or injured while traveling abroad, if you’re going to do it, make sure it’s in the U.K. That’s because all public hospitals in …

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World Record for Cruelty?

World Record for Cruelty?

Posted on January 27, 2009 | Written by PETA

nytimes / CC Recently, an 11-year-old Mexican “bullfighter,” goaded on by parents who make Brooke Shields’ mom look overprotective, tried to establish a Guinness world record by killing six …

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NBC’s Sexually-Explicit Super Bowl Ad Rejection Makes Us Blush

NBC’s Sexually-Explicit Super Bowl Ad Rejection Makes Us Blush

Posted on January 27, 2009 | Written by PETA

Apparently, NBC has something against girls who love their veggies. After we submitted our proposed Super Bowl ad, which features a comely crop of models demonstrating their fondness for …

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Fan of Jungle Love?

Fan of Jungle Love?

Posted on January 26, 2009 | Written by PETA

Stephen Sommersflixster / CC Hold on to your loincloths, boys and girls—another adaptation of Tarzan (yes … in addition to the 88 that already exist) will be swinging into …

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Obama and the Wolf

Obama and the Wolf

Posted on January 26, 2009 | Written by PETA

firstpeople / CC As one of his first orders of business, President Barack Obama has suspended a plan to remove several gray wolf populations from the Endangered Species List. …

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Will Sammy’s Pizzeria Chicken Out?

Will Sammy’s Pizzeria Chicken Out?

Posted on January 26, 2009 | Written by PETA

lluisgerard / CC Our local Norfolk, Virginia, pizzerias, like others in the country, offer all sorts of vegan toppings, so when PETA heard that Sammy’s Pizzeria in Niagara Falls …

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Calling All O.A.R. Fans

Calling All O.A.R. Fans

Posted on January 26, 2009 | Written by PETA

You may know (and love) O.A.R.’s hit single, “Shattered (Turn the Car Around),” but did you know that their name stands for “Outrageously Against Real fur”? OK, I made …

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Celebrating the Year of the Ox

Celebrating the Year of the Ox

Posted on January 23, 2009 | Written by PETA

In honor of the Year of the Ox, PETA Asia-Pacific’s “Go Veg!” cow hit the streets to encourage shoppers to “make it a good year for cows.” Welcomed with …

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Ambulances and Homeland Security … Just Another PETA Demo

Ambulances and Homeland Security … Just Another PETA Demo

Posted on January 23, 2009 | Written by PETA

When we found out that Safari Club International, the largest big-game hunting organization in the world, would be in Reno, Nevada, on the same day as our anti-fur demonstrators, …

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Liam Neeson: Un-‘Stable’?

Liam Neeson: Un-‘Stable’?

Posted on January 23, 2009 | Written by PETA

Liam Neeson’s appearance on The Daily Show last night has PETA wondering if one of his horses might have kicked him in the head. What else could explain his …

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Breaking News on Iowa Pig Farm Investigation

Breaking News on Iowa Pig Farm Investigation

Posted on January 22, 2009 | Written by PETA

We have just learned that Shawn Matthew Lyons, one of the men caught abusing pigs during our investigation of an Iowa pig farm, pleaded guilty to one count of …

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The Day I Spent With Michael Vick

The Day I Spent With Michael Vick

Posted on January 22, 2009 | Written by PETA

kiki072895 / CC On September 18, 2007, I spent eight hours with Michael Vick at PETA headquarters. He was there to participate in PETA’s “Developing Empathy for Animals” course …

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Hey, ‘Sea Kitten High’ … Don’t be Hatin’

Hey, ‘Sea Kitten High’ … Don’t be Hatin’

Posted on January 22, 2009 | Written by PETA

The design used on the T-shirts that we sent to Principal Morford While America is cozying up to the idea of the Sea Kitten Revolution, apparently some people at …

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Men Who Stomped, Kicked Turkeys Apparently Still on the Clock

Men Who Stomped, Kicked Turkeys Apparently Still on the Clock

Posted on January 22, 2009 | Written by PETA

You probably remember when we unveiled our undercover investigation of Aviagen Turkeys, Inc., right before Thanksgiving. (Those horrifying images are hard to forget.) After seeing our video footage, Aviagen …

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