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  • Sep
  • 24

Can You Restore This Cat’s Faith in Humanity?

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This is Chandler. He’s one of 109 cats who were removed from a vacant house belonging to a defunct “rescue” group in rural Virginia. He was lucky to escape with his life, but now he faces another obstacle: No one seems to want to take him to a real home. He’s not a kitten, he […]

  • Sep
  • 23

Ingrid Newkirk on the Myth Of “Humane Meat”

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What do Santa Claus, unicorns and “humane meat” have in common? They’re all lovely, feel-good ideas–and they’re all fantasies.

  • Sep
  • 2

The National Zoo: Using Pandas For Profit

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PETA President Ingrid Newkirk takes on the National Zoo’s panda folly in this hard-hitting piece.

  • Jul
  • 27

One Fish, Two Fish, Don’t Buy a New Fish

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What does PETA President Ingrid Newkirk think of Dr. Seuss’ new book? The answer might surprise you.

  • Jun
  • 16

Sexual Shenanigans and Pig Shooting in the Military Need to Stop

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As PETA’s latest eyewitness investigation shows, the same mindset that allows animal abuse to continue also tolerates racism, homophobia, and sexual assault.

  • May
  • 20

The Dancer Who Loved Rats

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PETA and animals have lost a great friend with the passing of the talented performance artist and teacher Rachel Rosenthal, who died at her home in Los Angeles last week. Rachel’s provocative performances—which combined various media, including music, words, video, costumes, paintings, lighting, and dance—enraptured audiences from Carnegie Hall to Sydney to Brussels. They had […]

  • May
  • 14

7 Good Reasons to Shun Eggs During National Egg Month

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Several months ago, PETA’s Los Angeles office, the Bob Barker Building, hosted an unusual adoption event. There were no dogs or cats or even rabbits. This event was for the birds — literally. Nearly 100 hens — who had been rescued by Animal Place from an egg farm that was “depopulating” birds who were no […]

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