PETA Files USDA Petition Over Bogus ‘Humane’ Meat Labels

The only “humane” meal is a vegan one. PETA is calling on the feds to amend rules and stop certifying bogus claims about animals raised for food.

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Worried About Skin Cancer? Eating Fish Found to Be Associated With Melanoma

New science suggests a link between eating fish and developing skin cancer. Learn the facts and what you can do to keep yourself (and fish!) healthy.

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Fire Up the Grill, Vegan Chefs! It’s the Ultimate BBQ Kit

PETA’s Grillin’ Without Killin’ Kit will add some spice to your next cookout and show your guests how to enjoy this summer tradition with finger-licking good vegan food.

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Thousands of Sheep Drown After Crowded Livestock Vessel Sinks in Sudan

This isn’t the first time thousands of animals have endured nightmarish deaths at sea—drowning in similar shipwrecks or dying en masse from dehydration or disease.

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Why Did the Kansas Cows Die? Catastrophic Heat, Farming, and Human Cruelty

Why did thousands of cows in Kansas die? PETA explains why there’s no need to dig for conspiracies when the greed and cruelty of the farming industry are at play.

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PETA Celebrates: Farmer John Slaughterhouse to Shut Down

The Farmer John slaughterhouse in Vernon, California, is finally closing, along with the fortress of lies it built around the premises depicting “happy” pigs.

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Update: Superglued Buddhist Monk, Other PETA Supporter Arrested at Chicago Starbucks

Starbucks hasn’t stopped charging extra for its vegan milks, so PETA will keep shouting our message until it sticks—literally.

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PETA U.K. to LEGO: Give Kids the Building Blocks for a Better World

By rebranding its new farm set as a sanctuary, LEGO would allow children to imagine a world in which animals can live in peace.

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‘Hell of a Steak’ Commercial Reveals How the Planet Pays the Price for Your Steak Dinner

Would you skip the steak if you knew the true environmental cost of it? Take a look at this powerful anti-meat ad that aired during the 2022 Eurovision contest.

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Order the ‘Lone Star Tick Cookbook’ Today: Vegan ‘Bites’ That Don’t ‘Suck’ for Animals

The lone star tick’s bite transmits a molecule that can cause an allergic reaction to meat and dairy in humans—but whether you’ve been bitten or you’re just looking to ditch meat, PETA’s “Lone Star Tick Cookbook” is for you.

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These Businesses Helped PETA Grow Our ‘Go Vegan for the Earth Day’ Campaign

These businesses participated in PETA’s push for a vegan Earth Day in 2022. Learn how you can carry on the legacy of this animal- and eco-friendly holiday every day.

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Vegan Meals in the Military? Why We’re Awarding One U.S. Coast Guard Training Center

Vegan in the military? We’re awarding one U.S. Coast Guard training center that’s making it easier for students to find compassionate meals.

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Have Children Who Want to Go Vegan? PETA Kids Is Here to Help

If your child wants to go vegan, PETA Kids is here to walk you through everything you need to know—including helping them stay healthy and getting inspiration for their next animal-friendly meal.

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Free Virtual Event: Get Vegan Health Tips From the Cream of the Crop

Want to get the latest insights on vegan health while supporting PETA’s vital work for animals? Join 25 of the world’s most trusted experts for the free annual online Food Revolution Summit. Register now!

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Dead Pigs Cover a Highway After Another Slaughterhouse-Bound Truck Crashes

For one horrifying moment on a roadside in England, it was as though a slaughterhouse did have glass walls. These pigs’ bodies scattered across a highway are all you’ll need to leave flesh off your plate.

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