SUPERVALU is the latest in a string of top grocers who are working with The HSUS to help end the cruel practice of confining hens in cages so tightly that they can’t even spread their wings. Above, chickens at a cage-free facility. Photo...Show More Summary
Relatively few people seem to understand what, where, or why the region is -- or even how to pronounce it. Surprise: It's all pretty complicated.
Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham is stuck between a rock and a hard place.
This article is part of Feministing’s continued reporting on the current Indian student movements for the rights of minority students and the right to dissent. You can find a complete report from the initial days of the movement, including context, here, and subsequent reporting on the movement here. Coverage of the JNU students’ release is here. […]
It's been a tough week for reproductive rights, from the Supreme Court to the supreme close-mindedness of certain govenors.
NC LAWMAKERS RAM THROUGH DISCRIMINATORY LAW IN SHAMEFUL SPECIAL SESSION: On Wednesday, the North Carolina State Legislature passed one of the most vile, anti-LGBT laws in recent history. The outrageous and disgraceful anti-LGBT billShow More Summary
Welcome to the last episode of this miniseries! Regardless of whether you’ve seen our prior episodes, we’ve learned plenty from doing this project, which we’ll be sure to apply to our next project. But first, let’s finish that final episode... Read more ?
Circusgoers didn’t expect to see some “wild animals” outside the UniverSoul Circus. The post UniverSoul Circus: The Show Goes On For Tired Tigers appeared first on PETA.
Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) civil rights organization, sent a letter to Georgia Governor Nathan Deal on behalf of dozens of entertainment industry leaders who will abandon production in the state if he signs the anti-LGBT H.B. Show More Summary
A new report highlights a quote from a Nixon official acknowledging that the real reason for the war on drugs – which is still devastating communities of color on both sides of the Border today – was to criminalize Black people and hippies. This series of animated stories are helping to record and revitalize indigenous languages […]
A Metro train passenger who used a chokehold to subdue a combative shirtless man aboard an Expo line car is being lauded as a hero for his swift actions. Adrian Kaczmarek was recorded in a cellphone video stopping the unruly and apparently impaired man, who confronted a bicyclist on the train about...
The Maryland Coalition for Life has reported that an ambulance responded to a medical emergency at Germantown Reproductive Health Services on the evening of Sunday, March 20, 2016, and transported an “underage” female patient abortion patient to Shady Grove Hospital. Late-term abortionist LeRoy Carhart was responsible for the woman’s abortion. This is the twelfth medical […]
Watch about 150 activists disrupt the auction for offshore drilling leases in the Gulf of Mexico.
Today, HRC praised Disney and Marvel Studios for answering a call to action from HRC President Chad Griffin, who urged Hollywood to abandon future productions in Georgia if Governor Deal signs an anti-LGBT bill, H.B. 757, into law. The...Show More Summary
California can claim first place in just about every clean-energy category.
Three PETA “tigers” will descend on the opening night of UniverSoul Circus in Los Angeles on Wednesday. PETA—whose motto reads, in part, that “animals are not ours to use... The post ‘Tigers’ to Protest Opening Night of UniverSoul Circus appeared first on PETA.
This article is part of Feministing’s continued reporting on the current Indian student movements for the rights of minority students and the right to dissent. You can find a complete report from the initial days of the movement, including context, here, and subsequent reporting on the movement here. Holi, the Hindu holiday that brings in […]
MPAA ‘CONFIDENT’ THAT HB 757 WILL NOT BECOME LAW IN GEORGIA: Yesterday, an official of the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA), Vans Stevenson, said that the group was “confident” that Georgia’s new Indiana-style "license to discriminate" bill, HB 757, would not become law. Show More Summary
We read James Hansen’s terrifying new climate study, so you don't have to.
Three “pigs”—wrapped in “bloody” bandages and using crutches, a walker, and an IV pole—will lead a group of PETA members in a protest of the military’s inferior, expensive, and... The post ‘Pigs’ to Protest Air Force Secretary’s Speech Over Deadly Trauma Training on Animals appeared first on PETA.