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'Wear Your Own Skin,' Says PETA
For Immediate Release:October 30, 2012
Contact:Sophia Charchuk 202-483-7382
Charleston, N.C. -- Lying naked in coffins decorated with flowers and holding signs that read,
"We Wouldn't Be Caught Dead in Animal Skins," two PETA members will
expose the cruelty behind fur, leather, wool, and down on Wednesday in
Charleston. Other activists will hold signs reading, "Wear Your Own
Skin—Let Animals Keep Theirs," and hand out leaflets asking residents to
cross all animal skins and feathers off their shopping lists.
When: Wednesday, October 31, 12 noon
Where: 287 Clendenin St., Charleston
For the animals who are mutilated,
treated like unfeeling machines, and denied everything that is natural and
important to them on factory farms and in slaughterhouses, there's no
difference between fur, down, leather, and wool. All cause great suffering that
can be avoided simply by choosing from the many warm and fashionable alternatives
to animal skins.
bare some of my skin if it will help save animals' skins," says Katie
Arth, one of the "deceased" protesters. "With so many luxurious
synthetic bags and shoes, faux furs, and warm
cotton, pleather, and artificial wool coats, there's
absolutely no excuse to wear animal skins."
information, please visit PETA.org.
Almost all of us grew up eating meat, wearing leather, and going to circuses and zoos. We never considered the impact of these actions on the animals involved. For whatever reason, you are now asking the question: Why should animals have rights? Read more.