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What’s Wrong With McDonald’s?

By Ollie Davidson

If you were a chicken, Ronald McDonald would represent the devil and the golden arches would be Hell on Earth. Of course, many restaurants contribute to the killing of animals for meat, but in the United States, McDonald’s is one of the…

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Activists to Converge in DC for World’s Largest Animal Rights Conference

By Ollie Davidson

The annual Animal Rights National Conference, taking place July 25-28 in Washington, DC, is the movement's largest and longest-running animal rights gathering. SPECIAL OFFER: As Gold Sponsors of the event, we can offer our supporters $30 off a ticket - just use…

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Factory Farming and Animal Exploitation Causing Climate Disaster

By Ollie Davidson

Raising animals for food requires massive amounts of land, food, energy, and water and causes severe environmental damage. These practices, along with rampant, unchecked pollution, are contributing to a potentially irreversible climate catastrophe. MAN-MADE DESTRUCTION: A new global assessment recently released by…

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Nowhere to Hide: Demonstrators Follow McDonald’s Shareholders to Dallas

By Maral Cavner

On May 23rd, animal activists gathered at the Dallas-Fort Worth Airport to demonstrate at McDonald’s yearly shareholders’ meeting and call out the cruel treatment of chickens in the restaurant’s meat supply chain. THE DETAILS: Incredibly, more demonstrators than shareholders were on site…

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Hilton Announces International Cage-free Policy

By Ollie Davidson

The Open Wing Alliance (OWA), a coalition of 63 nonprofits that includes Animal Equality, has persuaded Hilton Worldwide (Hilton) to commit to using only 100% cage-free eggs worldwide. THE DETAILS: One of the world’s leading hospitality companies, Hilton has announced a comprehensive…

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Washington State Signs Historic Law Ending Cages for Hens

By Ollie Davidson

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has just signed a new law that phases out the production and sale of eggs from caged hens, regardless of where the eggs were produced. THE DETAILS: The law, which is the strongest of its kind passed by…

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NYC’s Green New Deal Takes on Climate Change

By Ollie Davidson

New York City has announced its own Green New Deal, a far-reaching plan to reverse the effects of global warming through laws and actions meant to reduce greenhouse emissions and create tens of thousands of jobs. NYC’S GREEN NEW DEAL: The plan,…

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Evil Ronald Calls Out McDonald’s for Being “Mighty Cruel”

By Ollie Davidson

On March 14th, animal activists gathered in Augusta, Georgia to protest the cruel treatment of chickens in McDonald’s meat supply chain while local McDonald’s restaurants handed out samples of their new “Mighty Chicken” sandwich. THE DETAILS: The protest was held at two…

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Black History Month Spotlight: Five of World’s Best Vegan Chefs

By Ollie Davidson

Eating a plant-based diet not only can make you happier, it also tastes fantastic! The vegan community is full of innovative and compassionate chefs who are using their immense culinary talents to create some of the most inspiring and delicious recipes that…

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Black History Month Spotlight: Plant-Based Athletes Changing the Game

By Ollie Davidson

One of the many myths associated with living a plant-based life centers around nutrition and the notion that to be truly “healthy,” you need to eat animal products. Aside from the mountains of scientific data proving otherwise, there are scores of highly…

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