This is a good news bad news situation. Let’s start with the bad news: There are still people out there who wholeheartedly believe that tearing apart a young living human’s body, limb from limb, is OK. They are so accepting of this barbaric practice that they will testify in front of a State House saying […]
The May 25 election will not tip the party balance of the U.S. House of Representatives, but it is a chance for Montana residents to have their voice heard amid a starkly divided Congress. The post Anti-Choice Funder Running for Congress in Montana Special Election appeared first on Rewire.
During the debate on the House floor, Rep. Don Young proudly announced that as a young man, he killed wolves in their dens and pocketed the bounty paid by the federal government. Photo by Alamy When we worked to outlaw cockfighting in the last U.S. Show More Summary
Congressional Republicans plan to halt Medicaid reimbursements to “prohibited entities"—and Planned Parenthood is the only organization that qualifies. The post CBO Report Confirms GOP’s Budgetary Plan to Attack Planned Parenthood appeared first on Rewire.
Planned Parenthood does not provide mammograms. At best, they refer them. Multiple representatives have been called out for voicing the falsehood. Yet, that didn’t stop Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) from repeating the claim again this week. Show More Summary
A PETA supporter called on the university to end cruel muscular dystrophy experiments on golden retrievers and other dogs. The post Video: Protester Disrupts Texas A&M President at SXSW Panel appeared first on PETA.
During a South by Southwest panel featuring Texas A&M University President Michael Young, a PETA supporter walked on stage holding a sign that read, “Michael Young: Stop Cruel Muscular... The post Video: Protester Disrupts Texas A&M President at SXSW Panel appeared first on PETA.
Edie Falco joined PETA on Capitol Hill to support a bill to improve training for troops, end military animal mutilations, and save millions of tax dollars. The post Edie Falco Asks Congress to End Animal Killing in the Military appeared first on PETA.
Maryland’s Senate has passed a bill banning cownose ray contests, where rays are bludgeoned to death, then dumped overboard after they have been weighed for the contest. Photo by Alamy Legislative activity is furious at the federal and state level. Show More Summary
"Is it the will of a compassionate God to mandate that young girls who have been raped carry to term resulting pregnancies?" asked theologian María Lopez Vigil at a talk organized by advocates. The post Momentum Builds for Reforming El Salvador’s Abortion Ban appeared first on Rewire.
Jordan Barger Jordan Barger is a junior in high school from Houston, Texas. She also happens to be an award-winning filmmaker who has her own production company, JOM Productions. Barger’s short film, “Milky White // Rosy Petals,” has...Show More Summary
A five-month PETA eyewitness investigation has revealed serious oversight issues and widespread animal suffering at the University of Pittsburgh (Pitt). PETA’s video footage is available here. Among the multitude... The post Secretly Shot Video Shows Animals Mutliated, Suffering in University of Pittsburgh Labs appeared first on PETA.
The lie that Planned Parenthood does mammograms continues. On Tuesday, U.S. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer defended the abortion giant’s taxpayer funding by claiming that it provides mammograms, maternity care and other important health services for women, according to the Daily Caller. Show More Summary
The life of a cow killed for leather is really no life at all. The post 7 Facts About Leather Guaranteed to Make You Hate It appeared first on PETA.
Today, PETA sent a letter calling on officials at the Spokane County Fair & Expo Center to cancel a planned appearance by The Great Bear Show next week. PETA... The post Bear Show Under Fire After Video Reveals Ailing Animals appeared first on PETA.
One scene, in particular, which is being referred to as the "creepy milk scene," has started a dialog about—you guessed it—dairy products. The post How Jordan Peele’s Film Led to a Conversation About Dairy Products appeared first on PETA.
Three rhinos are poached every day for their horns. Above, armed game wardens watch over an endangered northern white rhino at a nature conservancy in Kenya. Photo by Alamy It’s an alarming and revealing photo – a group of four game wardens in Kenya, guns in hand, surrounding a large adult male northern white rhino. Show More Summary
New restrictions to the Medicaid expansion program would lower the maximum income for recipients and add a work requirement. The post Arkansas Governor Looks to Strip Medicaid from 60,000 People appeared first on Rewire.
PETA President Ingrid Newkirk will gather with a large group of animal rights activists outside the Ontario Court of Justice on Thursday as activist Anita Krajnc arrives for her... The post Final Day in Trial for Woman Accused of Offering Water to Thirsty Pigs; PETA President to Attend Rally appeared first on PETA.
TRUMP’S CONTINUED ATTACKS ON IMMIGRANTS AND REFUGEES: Yesterday, HRC strongly condemned President Donald Trump’s second Muslim ban executive order. The order not only needlessly and shamefully continues to vilify the Muslim community,...Show More Summary