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PETA Has a Plan for the ‘Silence of the Lambs’ Buffalo Bill House © iStock.com/twildlife

PETA Has a Plan for the ‘Silence of the Lambs’ Buffalo Bill House

No one wants to buy the property associated with a fictional serial killer who made a “skin suit,” but PETA has a better idea anyway.

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The Most Disturbing Cruelty PETA Exposed in 2015

From alligators violently killed for designer leather products to savage military training exercises on pigs, PETA’s most shocking investigations of 2015 opened minds and changed hearts.

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Help Animals Used for Winter Gloves in 60 Seconds

Cows, geese, rabbits, sheep, reptiles, and dogs all suffer and die for gloves. Wash your hands clean of cruelty and discover ways to help these animals now.

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Sia’s Song Title Says It All: ‘Free the Animal’! ©StarMaxInc.com

Sia’s Song Title Says It All: ‘Free the Animal’!

Each year, people kill millions of animals for gaudy fashion. What if the tables were turned? Sia and PETA share a haunting ad that targets the violent fashion trade.


Urge Gilt to Stop Selling All Exotic Skins

Whether an elephant or a snake, no animal deserves to be killed for fashion. Tell Gilt to stop selling all exotic skins.


Sia Targets Fashion Trade in Provocative Catwalk PSA ©StarMaxInc.com

Sia Targets Fashion Trade in Provocative Catwalk PSA

Pop sensation Sia has teamed up with PETA for a riveting computer-generated public service announcement (PSA) that involves a fashion show in which animals model body parts of people. The …

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Bloody Billboard Targets ‘Mad Men’ Dressers, Jay Gatsby Wannabes

A new PETA billboard has just debuted in Miami, timed to coincide with the International Watch and Jewelry Guild show.

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Photo of the Day: ‘Skeletons’ Wouldn’t Be Caught Dead in Animal Skins

What’s scarier than real-life skeletons? The leather, fur, wool, and down industries.

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Joss Stone: Leave Cruelty out of Your Wardrobe

Three animals skinned for one bag is three too many for Joss Stone. She shops cruelty-free and thinks you should, too.

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Bebe Bans Exotic-Animal Skins Following Talks with PETA © iStock.com/Segey

Bebe Bans Exotic-Animal Skins Following Talks with PETA

Cruelty to alligators and crocodiles prompts retailer to adopt policy change.

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Melissa McCarthy’s New Clothing Line Knocks PETA’s Socks Off © StarMaxInc.com

Melissa McCarthy’s New Clothing Line Knocks PETA’s Socks Off

Melissa McCarthy’s new clothing line is made for women of all pant sizes and just one heart size.

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Why ‘Ethical’ Sourcing Labels Can’t Be Trusted © iStock.com/CelesteQuest

Why ‘Ethical’ Sourcing Labels Can’t Be Trusted

When animals’ body parts are used for mass production, to be turned into wool coats or leather boots, cruelty will always be part of the process.

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Hermés’ Newest Shareholder Is … PETA!

Stock purchase will allow PETA to push for an end to exotic-skins sales from inside the corporation.

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Jane Birkin Demands That Luxury Hermès Birkin Handbags Be Renamed! ©iStock.com/EdStock

Jane Birkin Demands That Luxury Hermès Birkin Handbags Be Renamed!

Model and singer Jane Birkin, the inspiration behind Hermès’ Birkin bag, has publicly asked that the “luxury” bag be renamed.

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Most Shared: How PETA’s Hermès Investigation Went Viral

This is how more than 50 million people learned how alligators and crocodiles are raised and killed for “luxury” Hermès products like Birkin bags.

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