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Ingrid Newkirk

  • Oct
  • 20

What’s the Kindest Thing We Can Do for Pit Bulls?

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Pit bulls are abused specifically because of their breed. That’s why they need breed-specific measures to protect them, writes PETA President Ingrid Newkirk.

  • Oct
  • 16

Update: Cat’s Faith in Humanity Restored!

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We’ve got wonderful news to share! Sweet—and, yes, adorable—Chandler has found his forever home. This lucky boy is on his way to a loving home in West Virginia. His new guardian recently lost her elderly cat so she knew it was “meant to be” when she saw Chandler’s blog. *********************************** This is Chandler. He’s one of […]

  • Sep
  • 30

Can Slaughterhouse Design Curtail Violence?

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MoMa book

The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) has released a book titled Design and Violence, which includes a thought-provoking contribution by PETA President Ingrid Newkirk. Her essay, “Serpentine Ramp (Temple Grandin),” explores how slaughterhouse design can either intensify or alleviate animal suffering. That’s right: A book published by a popular and prestigious art museum includes a […]

  • 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
  • 3

The Pastime of Psychopaths

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How are serial killing and trophy hunting terrifyingly similar? PETA President Ingrid Newkirk tells us what these two violent pastimes have in common on Huffington Post.

  • 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.

  • Aug
  • 5

Video: How Does PETA President Ingrid Newkirk Really Feel About Walter Palmer?

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In an interview with CNN, PETA President Ingrid Newkirk calls out Cecil the lion’s killer and all trophy hunters.

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