Joaquin Phoenix joins Animal Equality in protest against factory farming


Animal Equality’s vision is a world in which all animals are respected and protected.

Animal Equality is an international organization working with society, governments, and companies to end cruelty to farmed animals.

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I believe it's our right to know what is really happening behind closed doors. And now, thanks to Animal Equality's investigations, we have the power to see, understand, and take action.

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February 20, 2020

Animal Equality Urges Criminal Charges for Babyhell Atrocities

Last week, based on the findings of our 2019 Babyhell investigation, a…

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February 19, 2020

Investigation: Animal Sacrifice Continues at Gadhimai Temple

A new investigation from Animal Equality reveals thousands of animals were again…

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February 2, 2020

Joaquin Phoenix Joins Animal Equality in Surprise Protest Against Factory Farming Before the BAFTA Awards

Joaquin Phoenix joined international animal protection organization, Animal Equality, on Tower Bridge…

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February 10, 2020

How Animal Equality is Taking on the Commercial Dairy Industry

We'll never stop fighting the dairy industry until all animals are respected and protected.

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February 9, 2020

Joaquin Phoenix Wins Oscar for Best Actor, Dedicates Speech to Justice for All

While accepting his Oscar, Phoenix used his speech to talk about important issues facing the environment and injustice, including farmed animal exploitation, and specifically, mentioning the cruelty of the dairy industry as an example.

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February 6, 2020

SURPRISE! Over Half of Americans Agree on this Important Issue

Last October, 1,000 registered voters in Iowa and North Carolina were surveyed…

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Animal Equality’s First Volunteer Party!

February 28, 2020

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Animal Equality is excited to announce that we will be hosting our first-ever volunteer party at the Animal Equality office in Los Angeles! Join us to learn more about Animal…

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