As you know, on January 18, Anacortes Middle School in Anacortes, Washington, was scheduled to rent out its facility for a cruel “donkey basketball” game hosted by the Anacortes Eagles Club, which is part of the Fraternal Order of Eagles. PETA just learned that the event has been canceled! Thank you to all who spoke out against this event and to Anacortes Middle School, the Anacortes Eagles Club, and the Fraternal Order of Eagles for making this compassionate decision!
“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