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  • Dec
  • 10

PETA Exposes Hell for Animals and Children in Bangladesh

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PETA’s latest video exposé, hosted by singer Leona Lewis, reveals that life is hell for animals and workers, including children, in Bangladesh’s billion-dollar leather industry. Every year, an estimated 2 million cows are transported thousands of miles to Bangladesh in order to circumvent Indian slaughter bans.

  • Jun
  • 24

The True Cost of Cheap Leather

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When a multistory building that housed several clothing factories collapsed in Bangladesh in 2013, killing more than 1,100 garment workers, the world got a rude awakening: Our cheap clothes come at a high cost to others. This issue is back in the news now that police in Bangladesh have filed formal murder charges against dozens […]

  • Oct
  • 22

Shed your skins

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This is the time of year when the fashion industry tries to convince us that we need to overhaul our wardrobes. Animal prints give way to plaids give way to moto jackets give way to nipped-waist suits. While fashion is ever-changing, style is constant. It’s a projection of who we are and how we want […]

  • Jan
  • 30

Nonviolence Extends to All Species

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Just mentioning the word “nonviolence” brings to mind two hallowed peace patriots: Gandhi and Martin Luther King Jr. There is some debate on whether nonviolence is the opposite of war, but in a world where animals are subjected to reprehensible degrees of violence every moment, almost exclusively at our hand, war is only the tip […]

  • Dec
  • 6

Bob Barker: Hollywood’s First Vegan Fashionisto?

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We all know that Bob Barker is a staunch animal defender who ended every episode of The Price Is Right with a reminder to “have your pet spayed or neutered.” But did you know that he stopped wearing leather more than 30 years ago? In an interview with StyleList.com, the iconic game-show host reveals that […]

  • Jun
  • 28

Goal for Animals! Red Cards to World Cup Countries for Cruelty

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I think that “The whole world is watching” was first chanted at Chicago’s anti-war protests in 1968, but I heard it while dressed as a sea turtle at the World Trade Organization protests and at many other large gatherings against injustice. Now I’m not one to argue that a sporting event can make a major […]

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