Activism

Helping Animals in the Midst of a Natural Disaster

Earthquakes and tsunamis have recently wreaked havoc around the world and provided us with a sad reminder that a disaster can strike at any moment. During these difficult times, …

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Five Simple Ways to Help Animals on Facebook

These days, it seems like everyone and their mother (literally) is on Facebook. That is great news for animals, since Facebook is a powerful tool for reaching out and …

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Wanna Get Involved? Yes, YOU Can!

Come on, now—can you really help animals even if you’ll be all by your lonesome? The answer: YES! Just ask Dennis Akpan, who has single-handedly led some major animal …

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New Documentary Reveals the Plight of Azerbaijan’s Street Cats

Recently, an Azerbaijani documentary titled Street Fighters hit the Internet and caused quite a stir. The film, which is available for viewing here, is a gritty exposé on the …

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Chinese Activists Change Lives!

… deer’s lives, that is! Banban, an adorable deer with an equally adorable name, was discovered by an activist in China on a filthy rooftop at a restaurant in …

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Activists Organize Post-Eruption Rescue at Mount Merapi

In the aftermath of Mount Merapi’s devastating eruption, animal rescue organizations Jakarta Animal Aid Network, Animal Friends Jogja, and the Centre for Orangutan Protection were among the first to …

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South African Activists: When It Comes to Cruelty, Nobody Does Chicken Like KFC!

When I was in South Africa earlier this year for a World Cup demo, I got a chance to meet many amazing local activists!

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Monthly Activism Tip: Sign ‘Em Up!

One of the easiest things that you can do to help PETA help animals is to collect signups, which enable us to grow. Everyone who signs up will get …

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Sportswear Mogul Turns Vigilante for Animal Rights!

Frustrated by the lack of regulation of animals languishing on factory farms, the founder of the Kathmandu outdoor clothing retail chain has decided that enough’s enough! Plunging $5 million …

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Lettuce Lady Braves Police Detainment in Jordan

A vegetarian awareness demonstration in Amman was interrupted when PETA’s Jordanian Lettuce Lady was detained by police just minutes after the public-education event started. Even though the proper permit …

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