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Animal Rights

  1. vision 2020
    Julián Castro Appeals to the Animal-Rights VoteIt’s very smart politics for a lower-tier candidate like Castro to distinguish himself with a comprehensive animal-welfare agenda.
  2. protest
    Man Grabs Mic From Kamala Harris As She’s Asked About Gender InequityThe protester chose a bad moment to promote animals rights.
  3. Moby Has a Take on Food Stamps — and It’s JunkThe vegan electronic musician’s liberal paternalism doesn’t have me SNAPping my fingers.
  4. animal rights
    Guggenheim Pulls Art Following ‘Threats of Violence’The museum was criticized by animal-rights groups for the use of animals in an upcoming exhibit.
  5. the new laguna beach
    Siesta Key Star (Sort of) Explains the ‘Shark-Dragging Controversy’A Floridian nightmare.
  6. virtual reality
    Animal-Rights Activists Are Using VR to Fight Factory FarmsOrganizations are using the technology to depict conditions livestock endure.
  7. Stella McCartney Debuts New ‘Skin-Free Skin’ Fabric That Looks Just Like Leather“I am so excited that we have finally developed fabrics that look just as good as the real thing.”
  8. last night on late night
    Samantha Bee Would Like to Alert You to Congress’s Animal-Endangering MaelstromThe news cycle may have you a bit … distracted.
  9. animal rights
    Investigation Concludes A Dog’s Purpose Viral Animal-Abuse Video Was ManipulatedIt was edited “for the purpose of misleading the public and stoking outrage.”
  10. drama
    Animal-Rights Activists Invaded Chez PanisseIf anyone is mindful about ingredients and sourcing, it’s Alice Waters.
  11. Jon Stewart and Wife Save an Abused HorseJon Stewart is making America a better place.
  12. animal rights
    In the Battle at SeaWorld, the Whales Have WonScore one for the cetaceans.
  13. animal rights
    PETA Is Super Pumped About the New Jungle BookThe organization gave director Jon Favreau its Innovation in Film Award.
  14. SeaWorld Will Stop Breeding Orcas and Is Phasing Out Shamu ShowsBlackfish changed a lot of people’s minds on the sea-theater company. 
  15. Escaped Goat and Escaped Cow Both PardonedThey’re now named Merrick and Freddie.
  16. Animal Cruelty
    McDonald’s Cuts Ties With Chicken Supplier Over Animal AbuseA new video shows Tyson workers hitting sick birds with spiked poles.
  17. Video Feed
    Grisly Footage From a Costco Egg Supplier Shows Hens Crawling Over Dead OnesThe Humane Society went with the term “mummified pancakes.”
  18. remakes
    Tim Burton Is Directing a Live-Action DumboHopefully the elephants will be CGI.
  19. Big Chicken
    Perdue Chicken Will Remove ‘Humanely Raised’ From Its Label toThe Humane Society had claimed it “slapped stickers on,” hoping consumers “won’t know the difference.”
  20. A Pizza Hut Horrified Animal Lovers With Free Pets for People Who Bought PizzasThe offending store concedes it was probably a “bad idea.”
  21. Foiemaggedon
    French Foie Gras Spokesperson: ‘Maybe We Did Go a Little Too Far’“Of course gavage is not very romantic and so we avoided talking about it. But now we are trying to explain it more and more.”
  22. Beef
    Farmer John Under Attack!Animal rights activists are descending on the pork purveyor’s South L.A. plant to protest the slaughter and make a bunch of Holocaust parallels.
  23. Beef
    L.A. County Fair Feeling The Pinch Over A Game Called ‘Lobster Zone’The game involves picking up lobsters with a metal claw and the S.P.C.A. is not into it.
  24. Animal Rights
    ’Tis the Season for the Funky-Colored Chicks ControversyDrama is hatched.
  25. Animal Rights
    British Writer Goes Bear Hunting in New JerseyGrizzly is an understatement.
  26. Porking
    Smithfield Foods Says Gestation Crates Are Kinda Dead to ThemLet’s see if it sticks.
  27. animal rights
    New York Lawyers Are Fighting Over a Cuddly DogRosie helps scared witnesses, but might also sway jurors.
  28. Beef
    Buey to Go, Pink Taco, Now You’ve Got a Boycott On Your Hands!You jackasses, it’s the customers who are supposed to be regretting Cinco de Mayo, not the restaurant!
  29. Video Feed
    What It Feels Like to Walk the Animal Rights Gauntlet at ProvidenceA POV look at entering the restaurant amid the chants of protesters.
  30. Beef
    Providence To Be Targeted By Animal Protection & Rescue League TonightThe protesters are angry over a foie-stuffed duck dish at Michael Cimarusti’s Bocuse d’Or fundraiser.