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  • Apr
  • 28

Why the Heir to the Baskin-Robbins Empire Doesn’t Eat Ice Cream

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If John Robbins’ last name sounds familiar to you, it may be because his father was one of the founders of the world’s largest ice cream company, Baskin-Robbins. Robbins was groomed from a young age to help take over the family business—he even grew up with an ice cream cone–shaped swimming pool in the backyard. […]


  • Apr
  • 21

Get Expert Advice From Doctors Dean Ornish, Neal Barnard, and Many More—for FREE

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What do primatologist Jane Goodall, U.S. Sen. Cory Booker, Dr. Dean Ornish, and Farm Sanctuary co-founder Gene Baur have in common? They’re all participating in the fifth annual Food Revolution Summit, a free weeklong online event taking place from April 30 to May 8, during which renowned author John Robbins will discuss the future of […]


  • Apr
  • 19

Is Your Cat Showing One of These 25 Signs of Pain?

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One evening, I was sitting on the couch watching TV with my cat Sam on my lap when he suddenly fainted and nearly fell to the floor. Horrified, I rushed him to the emergency vet, only to find that he had a congenital heart defect, which, even with treatment, would prove fatal within 18 months. […]


  • Apr
  • 15

PETA Prime Exclusive: Interview With Cafe Sunflower Chef Shawain Whyte

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Atlanta’s celebrated Cafe Sunflower is a dining hot spot, and everyone from Ludacris to Liam Hemsworth is a fan. Much of the restaurant’s popularity is owed to Shawain Whyte, a passionate and creative young chef from Jamaica who has been cooking since he was a child. Shawain came to the States for an internship with […]


  • Mar
  • 7

Why These Dog Advocates Support PETA’s Doghouse Program

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You and I would never dream of leaving our dogs outside 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year. Our dogs are members of our families. Who treats their friends like a discarded toy or forgotten bicycle, left out in the rain? Unfortunately, lots of people do. And in many parts […]


  • Feb
  • 3

Escaped Cow Teaches Us a Lesson in Compassion

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His name is Freddie. Two weeks ago, he was just a number—one of the 30 million anonymous cows slaughtered for their flesh and skin in the U.S. every year. Today, he’s a poster cow for eating vegan. Freddie became famous when he made a break for it while being unloaded from a truck at a […]


  • Dec
  • 3

Our Favorite Vegan Macaroni and Cheese

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Think about comfort food. What immediately comes to mind? Macaroni and cheese, of course! Unfortunately, the “cheese” part of this childhood favorite isn’t very comforting to cows. A PETA investigation at a New York farm that supplies the makers of Cabot cheese documented numerous abuses, including jabbing cows with a pole, a screwdriver, and even […]


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