Animal Advocacy & Activism
The animal rights campaigners with grassroots organization DxE said 'power we have over our fellow animals is not an invitation to exploit'
The prolific climate-activist has been dubbed as one of the 'next generation leaders'
A video exposé released today by animal rights charity PETA shows frightened animals being beaten
'It's time for countries without bans in place to step up and stop animals and people being put in harm's way'
The popular animal-activist has been described as a 'force to be reckoned with'
The month-long campaign created by vegan charity Viva! will encourage people to swap dairy products for plant-based alternatives, and educate them about the health, animal welfare and environmental motivations for going dairy-free
The popular activist recorded the talk earlier this year in Bath. He told Plant Based News that he hopes it is able to change some hearts and minds
The activists, with Direct Action Everywhere, have been disrupting businesses that 'profit from the exploitation of animals' through non-violent action for eight months now
The Animal Liberation Front (ALF) has taken credit for the raid - saying it wants to 'dismantle the shooting industry farm by farm, shoot by shoot'
The Australian farmer made the comments following a slew vegan protests across the country - which saw activists shut down city centers as well as slaughterhouses
The advertising campaign, which is running in key locations throughout the City of Toronto's transit shelter network, will last for six weeks
The animal-rights campaigner said he was told to 'go and eat some meat' during his time at an Australian prison
The annual vegan festival has been described as having an 'aggressive anti-farming agenda'
The prolific teenage campaigner is said to be 'inspiring steadfast students and shaming apathetic adults'
The event, which will take place in Birmingham next month, will mark Viva!'s 25th anniversary as it celebrates all that veganism has to offer
According to police, the animal was removed from a farm. But activists say they were 'compelled to act' after seeing the seriously ill calf collapsed on the floor of a massive factory farm
The month-long pledge to ditch animal products in the month of May is expecting 10,000 new recruits this year
Animal rights campaigners across the country coordinated a series of actions aimed at raising awareness of animal suffering and asking people to watch the documentary - but politicians have responded angrily
The event, which has raised more than $440,000, has so far reached 27 countries across six continents
Around 50 people have been arrested over the massive action, which has seen activists protest in cities and around slaughterhouses to mark the one-year anniversary of the release of animal rights documentary 'Dominion'
The prolific animal rights advocate will also be speaking at a number of other leading American colleges including Brown, Cornell, Columbia, Yale, and Rutgers
Earlier this week, one of Australia's biggest TV stations released a program about vegan activism, featuring Joey Carbstrong - who has branded it 'ridiculous, biased garbage'
Animal advocates - including a giant 3.5-meter tall duck - will protest outside the restaurant at the weekend, as part of a larger nationwide campaign calling on the UK Government to ban imports of the product
According to the police, the armed officers were not involved, and no firearms were drawn. No arrests were made
The prolific activist said this talk will be 'completely different' to the one he recorded in January, which is now available to watch online
Campaigners fear the drugs could cause resistance to antibiotics that are medically important for humans
The activist, and co-founder of animal rights organization Surge, delivered the speech earlier this year
Campaigners from animal rights charity PETA urged the show ditch the capuchin performance to 'protect animals and audiences'
The animal rights campaigners, who were with grassroots organization DxE, had entered the restaurant in protest its inclusion of foie gras on the menu
The farmer was recorded telling protestors to 'Get off my f*****g country'
The Compassionate Business Award was presented by PETA Founder and President Ingrid Newkirk in recognition of PBN creating a 'global news platform' to speak about vegan living
The event will see a host of names from the vegan and plant-based worlds, taking to the stage, to offer information, advice, and entertainment. Organizers say they believe the event offers 'something for everyone'
The activists and photographers embarked on the project 10 months ago, when they left their London lives to start documenting the plight of animals who are exploited and abused around the world
Animal rights charity PETA placed the board, which urges people to give veganism a go, saying it is the most effective way to prevent mother cows from suffering in the dairy industry
The star joined a host of celebrities including Mark Ruffalo and Hayden Panettiere asking the Russian President to ensure the animals are released back into their natural habitat
The campaign has been partly funded by the non-profit vegan restaurant, Unity Diner
More than 40 Orcas have died at what animal rights charity PETA has branded the 'abusement park' - leading to campaigners calling on park bosses to let the marine mammals go
According to animal rights charity PETA, 'the dogs displayed at the event are bred by humans to have ridiculous, exaggerated physical features that can have devastating health consequences'
The celebrity actor shared an online petition on Twitter, which has gained over one million signatures
The adverts - created by animal rights charity PETA - calls on people to stop supporting the industries it accuses of 'sexual exploitation'
The video of Toronto-based rapper, Gaia’s Eye, has reached over 500,000 views on social media
The pope was contacted by the 12-year-old vegan activist Genesis Butler, who asked him to consider ditching meat and dairy products during the religious ordinance, in a bid to ease animal suffering and climate change
The campaigners, with vegan charity PETA, are putting pressure on the brand to ditch the coyote fur it uses as a trademark on its jackets
The organization wants to provide vegan activists with guidance, support, a decent framework and the encouragement to analyze, self-reflect, learn and improve
The student-led protest follows the strikes held earlier this month pushing for environmental action
More than 100 animal rights activists took part in the action which was coordinated by the Hong Kong Ban Fur Trade Movement, in a bid to bring an end to the country's fur industry
French rapper Stomy Bugsy visited the facility with global activist organization DxE. He described the conditions as 'hell' for the animals - saying it was even worse than he expected
The activists from DxE said they wanted to 'expose some of the hard realities of the dairy industry' by holding placards and talking about the dairy industry through a megaphone
Kent-based advocacy group Animal Aid wants to raise public awareness around these experiments which it says are 'particularly heinous'
The singer-songwriter talks about animals and shares some of the benefits of a plant-based diet during a video made with charity PETA
Pope Francis has been offered a $1 million donation to a charity of his choice if he ditches animal products during Lent. He has previously spoken out about animals and the environment
Animal advocate Genesis Butler has traveled from her home in Los Angeles to Vatican City in an attempt to meet Pope Francis
The campaigners from animal rights charity PETA wanted to 'highlight the suffering of sheep exploited for wool' - and how most people are unaware of it
In its efforts to stop illegal fishing, the charity took home the highest military award given by the Ministry of National Defense and the Armed Forces of Liberia
An innovative way of spreading the vegan message has appeared through the city of Brussels
The 'deeply moving voice of youth' has been heard across the UK after pupils protest for environmental action
The community will bring together women to support and celebrate each other through events. The first She Loves Plants event takes place on March 10
The action is part of a campaign called Million Dollar Vegan - which has offered a $1,000,000 donation to a charity of the pope's choice, if he ditches animal products during Lent
The one-year-old dogs, which are in a lab in a major university in Gothenburg, are due to be killed at the end of the month - despite campaigners calling for them to be freed from brutal experiments
Melina Bath branded activists who enter farms to document the suffering of animals 'unlawful' and said that farmers in Victoria 'are some of the best in the world and adhere to strict animal welfare laws'
Animal-rights organization, PETA, are urging the people of Scotland to 'steer clear' of wool after the country's 'exposé'
The mockumentary video was created by vegan charity PETA, which says the cholesterol in meat, eggs, and dairy foods contributes to hardening of the arteries and can slow the flow of blood to all the body's organs
The Amazon Rainforest has been described as 'under threat', following the order on indigenous reserves from recently inaugurated Brazillian president - Jai Bolosonaro
The events by Vevolution will feature thought-leaders in the vegan and plant-based fields, and feature special Sunday meals for attendees
The surge in vegan activism could be playing a major part in the increase of dairy farmers leaving the industry
The clock is part of the Million Dollar Vegan campaign which was launched by Veganuary Founders Matthew Glover and Jane Land earlier this week
The organization says they want to 'empower vegan advocates worldwide' and help 'inspire people to choose and maintain a vegan lifestyle'
The board urges shoppers to opt for vegan fabrics instead, highlighting that animals suffer so their skins can be used for fashion, and that alternatives are available
In 2018, the annual vegan march, founded by the animal rights organization Surge, had over 28,000 global participants from four different countries
The vegan Youtuber, activist, and public speaker opens up about his past and shares how he turned his life around
In a bid to raise awareness of non-perishable waste, Sustainable Duo is urging people to join in with their eco-conscious campaign
Activists protested against the transportation of livestock, as the temperature plummets, with wind chill values near -35 degrees Celsius
The campaigners behind the interactive map want to expose what they describe as the 'dirty business' of dairy farming - but farmers feel they are being exposed to harrassment
One of the biggest names in the vegan community, Ed Winters, commonly known as Earthling Ed, was invited to deliver a speech on veganism at Lund University in Sweden
One campaigner said the fast food giant 'puts chickens through hell' - and said it 'wields enormous power to transform animal welfare standards for millions of livestock'
The boards urge people to opt for animal-free fibers and avoid supporting cruelty by ditching wool. The campaign follows a number of high profile exposes, revealing animal abuse in the wool industry
Advocate Joey Carbstrong has taken some of the TV host's arguments against veganism - and criticizes their credibility and validity
The challenge follows the release of an interactive map of factory farms and slaughterhouses - which has prompted rage from some farmers who want to maintain the privacy of their operations
The film, created by activist organization Surge, features footage from around 100 farming facilities across the UK, painting a portrait of modern British farming
'Dominion' director Chris Delforce says they are opening the map up to the public 'in an effort to force transparency on an industry dependent on secrecy'
TV Presenter and wildlife expert, Chris Packham, is pushing for 'honest factual packaging' on non-vegan products, to inform consumers about where their food comes from
Animal rights organization Direct Action Everywhere, DxE, marched through the streets of Brighton to call out businesses for selling fur and leather
Figures have revealed the UK is now as likely to give up meat as it is alcohol, with nearly three million people in Britain aiming to ditch animal products as their New Year's resolution
The activist said animal abuse - not animal rescue - is the crime, and called on Levi's Stadium to 'take a stand for transparency and compassion, and cut ties with animal-abusing corporations that suppress whistleblowers'
The campaigners called on the new president to try Veganuary, saying that ditching animal products is essential to save the Amazon
The freeholder of the land which Belle Vue track is built on is seeking planning permission to build almost 250 new houses - a move welcomed by animal welfarists
The action aimed to raise awareness of the way ducks are farmed without access to surface water, and culminated in 19 ducks being saved from death
The events will be held at by CHLOE restaurant in Tower Hill, and will celebrate the biggest and most successful Veganuary ever
The public service announcement was produced by vegan advocate Kimberly Elise working in collaboration with animal rights organization PETA
The founder of an animal rights network was charged with 'threatening bodily injury' after asking a Whole Foods manager whether the company sources meat from factory farms
Footage shared by animal protection company Animal Equality shows 'extreme suffering and cannibalism' on a farm that supplies turkeys to high-end shops and pubs
The campaign founder says the posters 'remind us of our victims; they remind us that each one of us is morally obliged to stop using other animals and go vegan'
Campaigners are calling on the Government to introduce laws in compliance with the EU Slaughter Directive for fish as well as land animals
The campaigners formed a human shield around the supermarket's meat aisle in a bid to make people think about turkeys who'd been slaughtered for Christmas
Vegan activists say the footage shows the 'bleak reality' of farming across the UK - a country which is meant to have the highest welfare standards in the world
They wanted to bring attention to the millions of birds who suffer and are killed every year
The advocates, who take part in vigils twice a week to comfort the animals and raise awareness their suffering, said only love can dispel hate
More than 2 million turkeys die in the UK in December alone - most trapped in cramped, dirty sheds, unable to display natural behaviors
The M/Y Steve Irwin has spearheaded many successful campaigns - but she is no longer considered safe for the crew to sail
A farm planned to auction the birds during its Winter Fayre. Now it has canceled the auction following complaints - but refuses to release the animals to a sanctuary