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Saying Goodbye to King of Catty, Mr. Blackwell

Saying Goodbye to King of Catty, Mr. Blackwell

Posted on October 20, 2008 | Written by PETA

hollywoodgrind / CC We at PETA were all saddened to hear about the passing of fashion maven Mr. Blackwell. Before the Fug Girls took up their Fugging and before …

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Don’t Dump Kids OR Kitties

Don’t Dump Kids OR Kitties

Posted on October 20, 2008 | Written by PETA

Nebraska has a unique new “safe haven” law. Most states have laws that allow panicked parents to leave their infants in safety—better to surrender a baby to a hospital …

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Compassionate Action Award for Compassionate Athletes

Compassionate Action Award for Compassionate Athletes

Posted on October 20, 2008 | Written by PETA

In honor of Halloween (and our peta2 zombie protesters), let me start this out by saying, “Braaaaaains!” Good—now that I’ve got that out of my system, we can talk …

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Monkey Business at Yale

Monkey Business at Yale

Posted on October 17, 2008 | Written by PETA

Four monkey-masked PETA members paid Yale a little visit yesterday in honor of National Primate Liberation Week.     As motorists passed underneath the banner-wielding monkeys, they were reminded …

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It’s the Steel Toes, Not the Skin, Stupid!

It’s the Steel Toes, Not the Skin, Stupid!

Posted on October 17, 2008 | Written by PETA

jalopnik / CC TMZ hypothesized that the folks at Chrysler “must have purposely wanted” to annoy us when they released this memo, which says that “all employee’s [sic] shall …

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$86,000 in Taxpayer Money for a Hunting Trip?!

$86,000 in Taxpayer Money for a Hunting Trip?!

Posted on October 17, 2008 | Written by PETA

wikimedia / CC Whoops-a-daisy, AIG. Looks like the insurance giant has been making a couple of teensy-weensy billion-dollar mistakes lately! Let’s see. First, American International Group (AIG) received $85 …

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Calling All Breast Milk Recipes

Calling All Breast Milk Recipes

Posted on October 17, 2008 | Written by PETA

According to Google Insights, searches for “human breast milk” skyrocketed in the last month. Searches for “breast milk recipes” have also more than doubled. (See the graphs below for …

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Phil Collins Vs. Foie Gras

Phil Collins Vs. Foie Gras

Posted on October 16, 2008 | Written by PETA

art / CC Question: Does Grammy-winning recording artist Phil Collins support the sale of foie gras? Answer: Heck no! The singer/songwriter began his career as a vocalist for the …

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Blessed Are the Peacemakers

Blessed Are the Peacemakers

Posted on October 16, 2008 | Written by PETA

As a clarion call to people of faith, a priest recently bestowed a blessing upon sheep who were bound for live export aboard a cargo ship in Fremantle, Western …

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Uber-Cool Ads From PETA Germany

Uber-Cool Ads From PETA Germany

Posted on October 16, 2008 | Written by PETA

Always a bit of a wild child, PETA Germany definitely has a flare for the exotic. Just take a look at these anti-zoo, anti-circus “Exotic Animals Belong in Liberty” …

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Hilarious Political Spoof Video

Hilarious Political Spoof Video

Posted on October 15, 2008 | Written by PETA

You might remember the wildly popular “Road to the Greenhouse” video from earlier this year. Well, it’s back and better than ever as Broccoli Obama and Dijon McCain battle …

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Rest in Peace, Dorothy

Rest in Peace, Dorothy

Posted on October 15, 2008 | Written by PETA

Having managed to survive the horrors of an estimated 25 to 40 years of captivity and exploitation as part of a daily amusement-park parade, Dorothy the chimpanzee died peacefully …

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What Do Zombies Have in Common With a Pleather Fetish?

What Do Zombies Have in Common With a Pleather Fetish?

Posted on October 15, 2008 | Written by PETA

They’ve both been featured in killer PETA street demonstrations this month! Now, we’re known for being clever, sexy, and interesting when it comes to our eye-catching demos, but in …

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Stella McCartney’s Fur Feud with Karl Lagerfeld

Stella McCartney’s Fur Feud with Karl Lagerfeld

Posted on October 15, 2008 | Written by PETA

PETA President Ingrid Newkirk’s new book One Can Make a Difference is a collection of essays by some pretty awesome people—and one of my favorites is the wonderful Stella …

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Freedom From Oppression for ALL at New High School!

Freedom From Oppression for ALL at New High School!

Posted on October 15, 2008 | Written by PETA

phayul / CC You may have heard about the possible new “gay friendly” high school in Chicago. Harassment and violence are causing gay students to drop out at alarming …

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