They removed 32 ducklings from the premises and took them for veterinary attention. They said these animals will be taken to sanctuaries to live out their lives
Angry shoppers turned on the campaigners during the sit-in, which took place in a busy shopping center in Sheffield, according to reports
'Progressive candidates should be advocating for vulnerable populations, not abusive corporations'
The animal rights campaigners with grassroots organization DxE said 'power we have over our fellow animals is not an invitation to exploit'
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
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
According to the police, the armed officers were not involved, and no firearms were drawn. No arrests were made
The animal rights campaigners, who were with grassroots organization DxE, had entered the restaurant in protest its inclusion of foie gras on the menu
Activists from global animal rights network Direct Action Everywhere have been documenting animal suffering on factory farms - and some have run into legal troubles
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
Seeing photos from an undercover investigation showed one fast food kitchen manager that animal farming was not the industry she thought it was
Animal rights organization Direct Action Everywhere, DxE, marched through the streets of Brighton to call out businesses for selling fur and leather
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 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
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
The long-time passionate advocate for veganism and animal rights wanted to bring political attention to suffering experienced by pigs on large factory farms
The passionate animal rights activist teamed up with the global animal protection network to save animals from slaughter
Western United Dairymen has issued a newsletter on how to fight against animal activists - branding them a 'domestic terrorist threat'
He will work with activists with DxE and a Mormon turkey farmer to save the animals
They wanted to highlight the suffering of farmed animals
Campaigners say the arrests reflect a 'lack of governmental action in the face of animal cruelty'
The activists are faced with felony charges and over $1.3 million bond
Zoe Rosenberg says that 'sometimes we have to make sacrifices to help animals'
Campaigners said they wanted to highlight animal cruelty at farms supplying Whole Foods
But activists say they will escalate their protests to highlight animals cruelty
The flooding has resulted in the mass death of chickens and pigs left behind by farmers
The campaigner has been charged with two felonies and a misdemeanor
One activist, a teenage girl, was reportedly threatened with 'removal into foster care'
An activist was arrested after trying to save one of the animals
Despite the charges they say they will continue to fight for animals
They say undercover footage of the facility shows grim conditions
They have been charged with felonies over the incident
Under the state's 'ag-gag' laws it is prohibited to document the abuse
The campaigners say it was an act of compassion
Campaigners say 'humane animal agriculture is infeasible' - even for smaller facilities
Pictures show chicken crammed into cages
Activists refused to leave the premises until animals were freed
One AR organization believes the agency is targeting vegan activism
The activists wanted to show there is no such thing as 'humane meat'
Sign posted following months of protest by animal rights activists
An international animal network filmed the upsetting footage