PETA Honors Stars With Oscat Awards

PETA Honors Stars With Oscat Awards Feb 3, 2020

PETA's Animals in Film and Television Division is getting into the awards season spirit with its third annual Oscats, which honor the movies and stars who promoted kindness to animals through positive actions, story lines, and the use of computer-generated imagery (CGI) during the previous year. More
Jane Fonda and Greenpeace Bring Fire Drill Fridays to Los Angeles

Jane Fonda and Greenpeace Bring Fire Drill Fridays to Los Angeles Jan 31, 2020

After three months of iconic protests to demand leaders act to address the climate crisis in Washington D.C, Jane Fonda and Greenpeace USA are bringing Fire Drill Fridays to California. More
Stars and Penguin Scientists Voyage to the Antarctic with Greenpeace

Stars and Penguin Scientists Voyage to the Antarctic with Greenpeace Jan 27, 2020

Award-winning actors and marine scientists are onboard two Greenpeace ships; the Esperanza, and the Arctic Sunrise, to research and expose the impact of climate change, plastic pollution, and industrial fishing in the Antarctic region on penguin colonies, whales, and other marine life. More
Stars Support Humane Society International’s Animal Rescue Mission on Australia's Kangaroo Island

Stars Support Humane Society International’s Animal Rescue Mission on Australia's Kangaroo Island Jan 24, 2020

A host of celebrities are urging their fans to support animal charity Humane Society International's animal search and rescue for wildlife survivors on Australia’s fire-ravaged Kangaroo Island. More
Celebrities Celebrate Wild Animal Circus Ban in England

Celebrities Celebrate Wild Animal Circus Ban in England Jan 21, 2020

A ban on the use of wild animals in travelling circuses finally came into force in England on Monday, 20 January 2020. More
Oscar-winners, Shaun the Sheep creators, and Greenpeace Launch Heartbreaking New Animated Oceans Film

Oscar-winners, Shaun the Sheep creators, and Greenpeace Launch Heartbreaking New Animated Oceans Film Jan 17, 2020

Aardman Animations and Greenpeace UK have released a new video to highlight the plight of the oceans, starring Stranger Things’ David Harbour and Game of Thrones’ Bella Ramsey, as well as Oscar-winners Olivia Colman and Helen Mirren. More
Mark Rylance Takes a Stand Against Foie Gras Cruelty in Sinister New PETA Christmas Video

Mark Rylance Takes a Stand Against Foie Gras Cruelty in Sinister New PETA Christmas Video Dec 24, 2019

“We have so much fun at Christmas. We always eat well, and we eat a lot. Sometimes, even a little bit too much!” That’s the twisted message of Oscar winner Sir Mark Rylance's new Christmas-themed video for PETA highlighting the horrors of the foie gras industry, in which ducks and geese are force-fed massive amounts of food, causing their livers to swell to up to 10 times their natural size. More
Chris Paul, Lewis Hamilton Win Big in PETA’s 2019 Libby Awards

Chris Paul, Lewis Hamilton Win Big in PETA’s 2019 Libby Awards Dec 12, 2019

The results are in for PETA's 14th annual Libby Awards (“Libby” is short for “liberation” — as in “animal liberation”), in which the group’s youth division recognizes the most powerful players on the animal rights scene — and Formula One World Champion Lewis Hamilton and NBA All-Star Chris Paul have come out on top for advocating healthy vegan eating. More
Pamela Anderson Offers Dogs Stuck in Texas Lab a Home for the Holidays

Pamela Anderson Offers Dogs Stuck in Texas Lab a Home for the Holidays Dec 9, 2019

Honorary PETA Director Pamela Anderson sent a letter to the president of Texas A&M University (TAMU) urging him to put an end to the school’s cruel, ineffective muscular dystrophy experiments on golden retrievers and offering to adopt all the dogs from the laboratory and give them homes for Christmas. More
Joaquin Phoenix is PETA’s 2019 Person of the Year

Joaquin Phoenix is PETA’s 2019 Person of the Year Dec 5, 2019

There is no punch line to Joaquin Phoenix's dedication to animal rights — which is one reason the Joker star has been named PETA’s 2019 Person of the Year. More
Celebrities Getting into the Spirit with #GivingTuesday

Celebrities Getting into the Spirit with #GivingTuesday Dec 3, 2019

It’s Giving Tuesday, and people everywhere are giving back to their communities and the wider world. More
UK Celebrities Call for #FurFreeBritain

UK Celebrities Call for #FurFreeBritain Dec 2, 2019

Ricky Gervais, Paloma Faith and Alesha Dixon are amongst celebs who have spoken out in support of Humane Society International's #FurFreeBritain campaign for a UK fur sales ban. More
Leona Lewis, Hopefield Animal Sanctuary and Humane Society International Promote Plant-Based Eating

Leona Lewis, Hopefield Animal Sanctuary and Humane Society International Promote Plant-Based Eating Dec 2, 2019

Hopefield Animal Sanctuary in Essex, of which singer Leona Lewis is a Trustee, has joined forces with the largest animal protection charity in the world, Humane Society International, to promote animal welfare and plant-based eating. More
Wu-Tang's RZA Recycles Plastic Bottles from the Ocean To Create Animal Free Fashion

Wu-Tang's RZA Recycles Plastic Bottles from the Ocean To Create Animal Free Fashion Nov 29, 2019

Robert Diggs aka RZA from the hip-hop group, Wu-Tang Clan has created an animal free puffer jacket just in time for winter. More
Celebrities Want Etsy to Stop Selling Fur

Celebrities Want Etsy to Stop Selling Fur Nov 27, 2019

Ahead of Fur Free Friday, an international day of action held on November 29, celebrities are speaking out in support of the campaign by Animal Defenders International (ADI) to stop the suffering of animals bred, trapped, and killed for their fur. More
Kardashians, Kris Jenner, and Jermaine Dupri Serve Up Thanksgiving to Families in Need Across the US

Kardashians, Kris Jenner, and Jermaine Dupri Serve Up Thanksgiving to Families in Need Across the US Nov 26, 2019

Celebrities across the country are getting into the Thanksgiving spirit. More
Mark Ruffalo Wants Companies to Stop Making Us Sick

Mark Ruffalo Wants Companies to Stop Making Us Sick Nov 22, 2019

Actor and activist Mark Ruffalo has spoken to Congress about toxic “forever chemicals” that are contaminating the water, food and personal care products of people across the United States. More
Kittens and Puppies Join Guests at the ASPCA's Humane Awards Luncheon at Cipriani

Kittens and Puppies Join Guests at the ASPCA's Humane Awards Luncheon at Cipriani Nov 20, 2019

The ASPCA® (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) hosted its annual Humane Awards Luncheon at Cipriani in New York City on Nov. 14, which honored many worthy recipients, including world-famous fashion designer Isaac Mizrahi with the 2019 Presidential Service Award. More
$2 Million Raised as Jerry O'Connell and Rebecca Romijn Host 'To The Rescue!'

$2 Million Raised as Jerry O'Connell and Rebecca Romijn Host 'To The Rescue!' Nov 19, 2019

The Humane Society of the United States hosted it’s 2019 ‘To the Rescue!’ New York Gala, which raised over 2 million dollars to benefit the organization’s animal rescue efforts. More
Look to the Stars: Inside the 2019 WILDAID Gala “A Night in Africa”

Look to the Stars: Inside the 2019 WILDAID Gala “A Night in Africa” Nov 13, 2019

WildAid, the global conservation organization leading the fight to end the illegal wildlife trade, held its annual fundraising gala, “A Night in Africa,” on Saturday, November 9 at the Beverly Wilshire, A Four Seasons Hotel. More
Stars To Attend 2019 WildAid Gala

Stars To Attend 2019 WildAid Gala Nov 6, 2019

WildAid, the global conservation organization leading the fight to end the illegal wildlife trade, will honor Academy Award-winning actress, Lupita Nyong'o, as this year’s Wildlife Champion at its annual fundraising gala. More
Jerry O’Connell and Rebecca Romijn to Host To the Rescue! New York 10th Anniversary Gala

Jerry O’Connell and Rebecca Romijn to Host To the Rescue! New York 10th Anniversary Gala Nov 5, 2019

The Humane Society of the United States today announced that actor Jerry O'Connell and actress Rebecca Romijn will host the “To the Rescue!” New York 10th Anniversary Gala on Friday, Nov. 15, 2019 at Cipriani 42nd Street. More
Paul McCartney Tackles Animal Experiments in New Music Video

Paul McCartney Tackles Animal Experiments in New Music Video Oct 29, 2019

Beatles legend Paul McCartney just dropped a new music video—an animated PETA video for his 1993 protest song and anti–animal experimentation anthem, “Looking for Changes.” More
Pete Wicks Wells Up As He Goes Undercover at Finnish Fur Farms

Pete Wicks Wells Up As He Goes Undercover at Finnish Fur Farms Oct 22, 2019

A new undercover investigation by TV’s Pete Wicks and animal charity Humane Society International/UK reveals deplorable conditions and distressing animal suffering on fur farms in Finland, a country that exports millions of pounds worth of fur to the UK. More
WildAid Announces 2019 Star-Studded Fundraising Gala

WildAid Announces 2019 Star-Studded Fundraising Gala Oct 21, 2019

WildAid, the global conservation organization leading the fight to end the illegal wildlife trade, will host its annual fundraising gala on November 9, 2019 at the Beverly Wilshire, A Four Seasons Hotel. More
Kim Basinger to be Honored at Last Chance for Animals' Star-Studded Gala

Kim Basinger to be Honored at Last Chance for Animals' Star-Studded Gala Oct 17, 2019

International non-profit Last Chance for Animals (LCA) is hosting its 35th Anniversary “Glamorous Hollywood Night” themed gala honoring prominent individuals who have made a positive impact for animals around the world. More
Red Hot Chili Peppers Headline Oceana’s 4th Annual Rock Under The Stars

Red Hot Chili Peppers Headline Oceana’s 4th Annual Rock Under The Stars Oct 16, 2019

On Saturday, October 12, rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers performed a private concert at the home of Oceana Board President Keith Addis and his wife Keri Selig to help raise money for Oceana, the largest international organization dedicated to ocean conservation. More
Kaley Cuoco and Brad Goreski Show Off Vegan Fall Fashion

Kaley Cuoco and Brad Goreski Show Off Vegan Fall Fashion Oct 14, 2019

Want the scoop on fall fashion? Kaley Cuoco and Brad Goreski have you covered! More
Red Hot Chili Peppers To Perform at Oceana's Fourth Annual Rock Under The Stars Fundraising Event

Red Hot Chili Peppers To Perform at Oceana's Fourth Annual Rock Under The Stars Fundraising Event Sep 30, 2019

Today,Oceana, the largest international advocacy organization dedicated solely to ocean conservation, announced that legendary rock band the Red Hot Chili Peppers will headline their fourth annual “Rock Under The Stars” celebration. More
Joaquin Phoenix Is a Hero to Animals in New PETA Ad

Joaquin Phoenix Is a Hero to Animals in New PETA Ad Sep 27, 2019

Just ahead of his much-anticipated star turn in Joker, Joaquin Phoenix appears on a new PETA billboard that’s just gone up in Times Square declaring, “We Are All Animals.” More