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Save Horses’ Lives: Support H.R. 503

fairlightacres / CC Although technically spring has not yet sprung, we seem to be doing a kind of early spring cleaning here at the Files, with updates on some …

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Gas Chamber Bans Proposed in Southern States

As hard as it is to believe, animal shelters in some states—including Georgia and North Carolina—continue to kill unwanted animals in gas chambers, with all the accompanying horror that …

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Wilmer Valderrama’s Anti-Circus Awesomeness

OK, it’s official—we’re wild about Wilmer. Feztastic on That 70s Show, unforgettable in Fast Food Nation, and smooth as hell as the dude in charge of doling out disses …

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Obama and the Wolf

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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Take Action for Animals on National Day of Service

edenfoundation / CC Martin Luther King Jr. Day is fast approaching, and here at PETA we’ve decided to take our cue from President-elect Obama, who suggests that you make …

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Happy Fur-Free Friday!

Thanksgiving is over and everyone is getting in the wintery, “Christmassy” spirit … but hey, don’t forget about my favorite holiday of the year! Fur-Free Friday! While most people …

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Your Election Day Treat From PETA!

So off we go to the polls today (I went this morning; shazam!)—and we’ve got a lot of important decisions to make. Not all of us will get the …

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Hilarious Political Spoof Video

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

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?

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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Worth 1,000 Words …

We’ve all heard the old saying “A picture is worth 1,000 words.” But a picture of a zany, street-theater style demonstration is worth a zillion words (don’t worry, I …

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Building a Better Burger, One ‘Footprint’ at a Time

Being a shareholder of a major company can come with perks. I once got a free pen for attending Smithfield Foods’ annual meeting. I got a coupon (which I …

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Burberry Shuts PETA VP out of Meeting

Burberry representatives denied entry to Bruce Friedrich this morning, an action that we believe clearly violates the rules that govern publicly traded companies. Bruce, appearing as a proxy, had …

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Congratulations to Chris P. Carrot and Penelo Pea Pod!

I’m not one of those people who see anything wrong with legumes and root vegetables getting married. I say, if they’re in love, let them celebrate that love. And …

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PETA Named Most Active Group in Shareholder Activism

So most people know PETA for our flashy naked protests and work with celebrities to speak out against cruelty to animals. If you live in the Norfolk, Virginia area, …

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