Meet Praxis: The Rebellious Latino Artist Standing Up Against Speciesism


Praxis is a Latin American illustrator and stencil artist who uses his talents to promote animal rights and make positive changes.

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Photos: These Grisly Photos Reveal the Bloodshed of Argentina’s Hunting Season

These grisly photos reveal animals who were violently killed during Argentina’s hunting season. Speak out against hunting!

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Victory! Big-Cat Cub-Petting Bill Passes in Quintana Roo, Mexico

Quintana Roo commissioners are leading the rest of the world by example by enacting laws that protect animals and keep abusive industries in check. Let’s persuade U.S. officials to pass the Big Cat Public Safety Act next!

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‘Fixing’ to Help: PETA’s Successful Spay/Neuter Clinic in Chichimilá

Chichimilá, Mexico, has a surplus of animals but no lack of heart. A PETA clinic helped residents care for their animal companions.

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Men Caught on Camera Stabbing Dog 18 Times—PETA Latino Urges Officials to Act

A father-son duo reportedly stabbed a dog 18 times. PETA Latino is urging local officials to protect all community members by throwing the book at the men if they’re convicted.

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Bigotry begins when categories such as race, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation, or species are used to justify discrimination.

Sun, Sand, and … Spaying?! PETA Latino Launches Cancún Spay-a-Thon

Spring break in Cancún isn’t just about partying ’til dawn. See how PETA Latino is making a lasting difference for Cancún’s animals.

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Kate del Castillo Calls For Animal Rights Revolution in New PETA Latino Video

“We are all the same in all the ways that matter,” Kate del Castillo begins her new PETA Latino video, which calls for an end to speciesism.

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Don’t Let Animal Rights Activist Monserrat Zacatelco’s Death Be in Vain

Everyone who knew Monserrat Zacatelco describes her as a fearless fighter for a better world for animals. In honor of her memory, we must be fearless for animals, too.

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VIDEO: Terrified Military Macaw Screams After Being Shot

A shocking video from Durango, Mexico, shows a wild military macaw screaming in pain after being shot in the wing by a family who reportedly wanted to keep the bird as a “pet.”

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Happy Pride Month! PETA Latino Celebrates Animal-Friendly LGBTQ Celebs

PETA Latino highlights the LGBTQ celebrities making an impact for animal rights.

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Boycott Meat! PETA Latino and League of United Latin American Citizens Iowa Join Forces

Calls are growing for a meat boycott. As long as slaughterhouses remain open, animals and workers will be harmed. That’s why PETA Latino is getting involved.

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Sofia Sisniega Strips Naked to Protest Wool Cruelty

Mexican-American actor Sofía Sisniega exposes viewers to the “naked truth” about wool in a pair of striking new ads for PETA Latino.

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PETA and PETA Latino Are Having a Food Fight!

On Saturday, April 6, PETA and PETA Latino will be having another exciting Food Fight—vegan empanada edition.

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Luis Gerardo Méndez Speaks Up for Dogs

Raising a toast to his dog, Tuba, Club de Cuervos star Luis Gerardo Méndez appears in a new ad for PETA Latino.

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The Dairy Industry Is Targeting Immigrants—PETA Latino Is Hitting Back

PETA spoke out against family separations at the border, and now, PETA Latino strikes back against big dairy for targeting immigrants.

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