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
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
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
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
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
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
Playboy Club London Assures Pamela Anderson That Foie Gras is Off the Menu

Playboy Club London Assures Pamela Anderson That Foie Gras is Off the Menu Sep 17, 2019

Last week, 14-time Playboy cover star Pamela Anderson sent a letter to the Playboy Club London asking it to remove foie gras from its menu – and in response, the venue confirmed that the dish had already been removed and pledged never to serve it again. More
Pamela Anderson Joins PETA Protest of Toronto Film Fest’s Canada Goose Sponsorship

Pamela Anderson Joins PETA Protest of Toronto Film Fest’s Canada Goose Sponsorship Sep 6, 2019

Canadian Pamela Anderson — who’s just moved back to her home country — has sent a letter to Toronto International Film Festival Artistic Director and Co-Head Cameron Bailey urging him to sever ties with Canada Goose, which has sponsored the festival for years. More
Tim Gunn Endorses Proposed Statewide Fur Ban

Tim Gunn Endorses Proposed Statewide Fur Ban Aug 29, 2019

This week, fashion guru Tim Gunn sent a letter on PETA's behalf urging members of the California Senate Appropriations Committee to vote “yes” on Assembly Bill 44, which would ban the sale of fur statewide. More
Fred Willard's Therapy Session Sheds Light on Plight of Captive Fish

Fred Willard's Therapy Session Sheds Light on Plight of Captive Fish Aug 19, 2019

Fred Willard is uncharacteristically somber in a new campaign for PETA that shines a spotlight on the suffering of fish forced to spend their entire life in a bowl, with no stimulation or companionship. More
Bill Maher to Question Canada Goose at Annual Meeting

Bill Maher to Question Canada Goose at Annual Meeting Aug 15, 2019

Comedian and Honorary PETA Director Bill Maher will call on Canada Goose to stop selling jackets made with coyote fur and down feathers during its online annual meeting for shareholders on Thursday. More
Pamela Anderson Calls For Ban on Deadly Chuckwagon Races

Pamela Anderson Calls For Ban on Deadly Chuckwagon Races Jul 29, 2019

Canada native Pamela Anderson — who’s just moved back to her home country — has sent a letter on PETA's behalf to the premier of Alberta and the province’s minister of agriculture and forestry urging them to direct the Calgary Stampede to end deadly chuckwagon races. More
Lily Tomlin Urges Chrysler to Drop Iditarod Sponsorship

Lily Tomlin Urges Chrysler to Drop Iditarod Sponsorship Jul 26, 2019

Grace and Frankie star and Detroit native Lily Tomlin has sent a letter on PETA's behalf to the CEO of Chrysler urging him to push the company’s Anchorage, Alaska franchise to end its sponsorship of the Iditarod. More
Kristin Bauer van Straten Calls For Rejection of Dog-Breeding Facility

Kristin Bauer van Straten Calls For Rejection of Dog-Breeding Facility Jul 25, 2019

Earlier this week, True Blood star and Wisconsin native Kristin Bauer van Straten sent a letter on PETA's behalf urging the chair of the Sauk County Land Resources and Environment Committee to shut down plans for a massive dog-breeding facility in Spring Green that would funnel dogs to laboratories for use in painful and invasive tests. More
Jon Favreau Honored With Rescued Lion for All-CGI Lion King

Jon Favreau Honored With Rescued Lion for All-CGI Lion King Jul 23, 2019

In honor of director Jon Favreau’s decision to use all computer-generated imagery to create beautiful, photorealistic animals in The Lion King, PETA is sponsoring a rescued lion in his name. More
NBA's John Salley to Host PETA's Veggie Dog Lunch

NBA's John Salley to Host PETA's Veggie Dog Lunch Jul 17, 2019

On Wednesday, NBA champ John Salley will host PETA's 23rd annual Congressional Veggie Dog Lunch — the group’s answer to the meat industry’s hot dog luncheon. More
Johnny Marr Calls for End to Cruel Donkey Rides in Santorini

Johnny Marr Calls for End to Cruel Donkey Rides in Santorini Jul 10, 2019

The Smiths icon Johnny Marr appealed to Greek Minister of Tourism Thanasis Theocharopoulos last month to put an end to cruel animal “taxi” rides in Santorini. More
Carol Burnett Speaks Up For Virginia’s Backyard Dogs

Carol Burnett Speaks Up For Virginia’s Backyard Dogs Jul 8, 2019

In advance of her upcoming show in Richmond later this month, comedy icon and PETA supporter Carol Burnett is urging legislators to go one step further to protect animals by banning 24/7 dog chaining across the state. More
TLC’s Chilli Blasts UniverSoul Circus in New PETA Campaign

TLC’s Chilli Blasts UniverSoul Circus in New PETA Campaign Jul 3, 2019

Sitting on a circus pedestal with a heavy ball and chain wrapped around her ankle, Chilli — of the multiplatinum trio TLC — stars in a new ad campaign for PETA that blasts UniverSoul Circus, which is based in her native Atlanta and is notorious for using abusive exhibitors with long histories of animal welfare violations. More
Pamela Anderson’s Birthday Wish: Freedom for Orca of Same Age

Pamela Anderson’s Birthday Wish: Freedom for Orca of Same Age Jul 2, 2019

Pamela Anderson's birthday is this week, and the only gift that she wants is freedom for Corky — an orca the same age as her — who was captured in 1969 off the British Columbia coast near Anderson’s hometown and is currently being held captive at SeaWorld. More
Alex Morgan and Kyrie Irving Named Most Beautiful Vegan Celebrities

Alex Morgan and Kyrie Irving Named Most Beautiful Vegan Celebrities Jun 28, 2019

The time has come for PETA to crown the Most Beautiful Vegan Celebrities of 2019, and this year’s titles are going to two athletes at the top of their games: co-captain of the U.S. women’s national soccer team Alex Morgan and NBA point guard Kyrie Irving. More
Anjelica Huston to Host 70th Birthday Bash for PETA President

Anjelica Huston to Host 70th Birthday Bash for PETA President Jun 28, 2019

On Sunday, Oscar winner Anjelica Huston will host a special 70th birthday celebration for PETA President Ingrid Newkirk at vegan chef Matthew Kenney’s foodie paradise, Plant Food + Wine. More
Sir Paul McCartney Seeks Help for Dogs at Texas A&M

Sir Paul McCartney Seeks Help for Dogs at Texas A&M Jun 27, 2019

Hot on the heels of his tour stop in Texas, Sir Paul McCartney is urging Texas A&M University (TAMU) President Michael K. Young to end TAMU’s muscular dystrophy experiments on dogs, for which golden retrievers are deliberately bred to have a crippling form of muscular dystrophy that leaves them struggling to walk, swallow, and even breathe. More
Alec Baldwin Will Pose Question to SeaWorld Executives at Annual Meeting

Alec Baldwin Will Pose Question to SeaWorld Executives at Annual Meeting Jun 12, 2019

“When will SeaWorld stop allowing trainers to use dolphins as surfboards, standing on their faces and backs, to perform circus-style shows?” In the wake of the Canadian Parliament’s passage of a bill yesterday to end the captivity of whales and dolphins there, that’s the question that Alec Baldwin will pose to SeaWorld executives at the company’s annual online meeting on Wednesday. More
Doris Day Remembered For Work As Animal Champion

Doris Day Remembered For Work As Animal Champion May 16, 2019

Screen legend Doris Day, who died earlier this week, has been remembered by PETA for her work with animals. More
Morrissey to Recruit Concertgoers to Help Get NYC Fur Ban Passed

Morrissey to Recruit Concertgoers to Help Get NYC Fur Ban Passed May 9, 2019

Singer Morrissey has invited PETA to enlist fans at each of his upcoming Broadway shows to write to their council members in support of the New York City fur ban, which will be the subject of a city hall hearing on May 15. More
Mayim Bialik Throws Support Behind the RAISE Act to End Classroom Dissection

Mayim Bialik Throws Support Behind the RAISE Act to End Classroom Dissection May 1, 2019

As she gears up for the final season of her überpopular hit show The Big Bang Theory, actor, mother, and neuroscientist Mayim Bialik has sent a letter on PETA's behalf to California lawmakers urging them to vote YES on Assembly Bill 1586 — the PETA-cosponsored Replacing Animals in Science Education (RAISE) Act—which would leave animal dissection out of the state’s K–12 classrooms. More
Morrissey Enlists Fans to Target Canada Goose During Upcoming Tour

Morrissey Enlists Fans to Target Canada Goose During Upcoming Tour Apr 17, 2019

As singer Morrissey embarks on a Canadian tour this spring, he has a message for Canada Goose CEO Dani Reiss: More