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History in the making: The European Parliament supports PETA’s call to end experiments on animals!
‘I’m Considering Going Vegan Now’: ‘Revolting’ ‘Pig Nipple’ Kick-Starts McDonald’s Customer’s Meat-Free Journey
A bacon sandwich isn’t just putting people off their lunch—it’s making them swear off meat entirely. For the same reasons that nipples don’t belong in a hoagie, no meat does.
If you witness abuse at the track, the number to call is 706-Whistle (706-944-7853).
Is this the most animal-friendly Met Gala of all time? Thanks to an all-vegan menu and Billie Eilish’s constant activism, PETA thinks so.
Casey Affleck was joined by his mother, Chris, when he spoke at a PETA news conference at the University of Massachusetts–Amherst, protesting cruel experiments on monkeys.
The sight and sounds of Kiska the orca as she appears to bash her head against the glass of her small Marineland tank will haunt you, as will the rest of her heartbreaking story.
PETA President Ingrid Newkirk revisits the site of the historic case that put animal rights on the map.
Like many others, we here at PETA are filing through our memories of September 11, 2001: the chaos, the fear, the sorrow—and amid it all, people helping others, including animals.
PETA Honors Former Animal Experimenter Turned Animal Rights Advocate With a Trailblazing Advocacy Award
PETA is honoring former animal experimenter turned animal rights advocate Dr. John Gluck for his trailblazing efforts to end experiments on animals.
Notorious horse trainer Steve Asmussen agrees to settlement of his third lawsuit brought by the U.S. Department of Labor.
PETA and others are suing NIH yet again after learning just how far it will go to avoid criticism of its cruel experiments on animals.
As part of an international campaign against the use of exotic skins by luxury brand Hermès, PETA and other animal rights groups got bloody loud. See the photos now.
“Jackass” stunts are violent and vulgar, but if the talent consents, that’s one thing—however, it’s quite another when animals are exploited, harassed, and harmed. That’s cruelty.
After PETA Complaint, USDA Investigating Emory University Over Callous Mistreatment of Monkeys in Its Laboratories
Following a PETA complaint, the USDA is investigating Emory University for egregious animal welfare violations.
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“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