Iconic British brand Burberry is going fur-free—and it’s ditching angora, too! This monumental victory comes after more than a decade of campaigning by PETA entities worldwide against the company’s use of fur, including holding dozens of protests outside its stores worldwide, sending tens of thousands of e-mails, distributing countless leaflets and posters, and even becoming a shareholder in the business.
“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
— Ingrid E. Newkirk, PETA President and co-author of Animalkind