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Traveling to Colombia? Try These 6 Enticing Vegan Restaurants

Colombia’s dining scene is full of vegan-friendly spots that won’t disappoint. Here are six wonderful vegan restaurants to try!

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This Student Helped PETA Thwart Funding for Texas Primate Lab

For her work against the Southwest National Primate Research Center, this Texas student is receiving PETA’s Hero to Animals Award.

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Fauci Funds Absurd Experiment to Try to Make Male Monkeys Transgender

An NIH agency spent $205,000 to “feminize” male monkeys with hormones, supposedly to study HIV transmission in transgender women. Why not enroll transgender women in a study that might actually help them?

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PETA Latino Brings Holiday Cheer to Three Cities via Free Vegan Meals

To ring in an animal-friendly Nochebuena, PETA Latino hosted three massive vegan roast giveaways! See how they brought vegan cheer this year.

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These 3 Little Pigs Are Home for the Holidays, Thanks to PETA’s Fieldworkers

Thanks to PETA, three little pigs are home for the holidays. Watch the video from the heartwarming rescue, and keep pigs off your plate.

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PETA Calls For Investigation After Deaths of Baby Monkeys, Rabbit at UC-Davis

Numerous animals have died because of incompetence at UC-Davis laboratories—PETA is demanding that the USDA hold the institution accountable.

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Alicia Silverstone and PETA Work Toward a #WoolFreeWinter

Actor Alicia Silverstone has detailed the cruelty of the wool industry in a new radio ad for PETA. See how you can help push for a #WoolFreeWinter.

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Big-Cat Exhibitor Adam Burck Cited by Feds for Forcing Tigers to Live in Small Crates

Footage reveals that Adam Burck, big-cat supplier for circus shows, routinely keeps tigers in crates so small that the animals barely have room to turn around.

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PETA Takes Food Justice Campaign to Cities Across the Country

The fight for food justice has never tasted so good! See how PETA’s working to bring healthy vegan foods to cities across the U.S.

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Animal Deaths, Human Injuries—Debbie Dolittle’s Petting Zoo Is an Experience No One Wants

At Debbie Dolittle’s Animal Experience, a sloth named Malia died after falling from a climbing structure—she was apparently severely emaciated, bruised, and stressed. And that’s not all.

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PETA Files Groundbreaking Suit Against NIH, HHS Over Sepsis Experiments on Animals

PETA’s taking the National Institutes of Health to court over its continued funding of failed sepsis tests on animals.

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‘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.

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Top Horse Trainer Agrees to Settle Federal Lawsuit on Worker Wage Theft

Notorious horse trainer Steve Asmussen agrees to settlement of his third lawsuit brought by the U.S. Department of Labor.

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GIFs: These Animals Didn’t Consent to Being Tormented, but ‘Jackass Forever’ Exploited Them Anyway

“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.

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