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    PETA Rains on Pokémon Go Parade

    Posted July 14, 2016 at 8:00 am in Animal Rights Extremism, From CCF

    Assuming you enjoy fun, there are three types of joy-spoilers you should never invite to a party: conspiracy theorists, nihilists, and people from PETA. Case in point: Pokémon Go was released last week, and (literally) the entire world went wild. In just seven days, The Guardian reported, the game had surpassed Twitter in daily US users. But then PETA […]

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    Flashback Friday: PETA Didn’t Meet its Own Animal Shelter Guidelines

    Posted May 19, 2016 at 8:16 am in Animal Rights Extremism, From CCF

    There’s no shortage of outrageous news PETA will shamelessly generate for itself. Between protesting in the nude and staging a parody Holocaust memorial, PETA’s desperate stunts for attention all fulfill its self-stated mission of being “complete press sluts.” But PETA doesn’t love all of the attention it gets, especially when it comes to its own “shelter.” Remember: […]

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    PETA Steps on Itself with Latest Anti-Chicken Attack

    Posted April 8, 2016 at 3:55 pm in Animal Rights Extremism, Food Scares, From CCF

    People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) is notorious for its use of sexually explicit themes to promote its vegan agenda. The self-described “press sluts” have conducted so many demonstrations in skimpy clothing over the past decades that such actions are hardly notable anymore. So, with the “lettuce ladies” losing their shock value (and […]

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    PETA: Respect Slugs, Kill Cats and Dogs

    Posted March 16, 2016 at 12:30 pm in Animal Rights Extremism, From CCF

    One of the nice things about being based in Washington, D.C. is the surplus of museums to visit frequently, especially the Smithsonian Institution. And now the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History has a new exhibit: “Life in One Cubic Foot,” which will promote research conducted in one-cubic-foot slices of the ocean, soil, air, and […]

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    Making PETA Mad

    Posted March 10, 2016 at 11:43 am in Animal Rights Extremism, From CCF

    Do you want to make People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) mad? There are many good reasons to make PETA mad: The group wants to ban all human use of animals, from food production to pet ownership. The best reason is that the group hypocritically kills pets at its Virginia headquarters “animal shelter” […]

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    PETA’s Pet Killing Claimed 1,456 Victims in 2015

    Posted March 2, 2016 at 9:45 am in Animal Rights Extremism, From CCF

    People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), the organization that sends scantily-clad women around to demand people stop eating meat, dairy, and eggs (among other things), has a longstanding practice of killing thousands of pets every year at its headquarters “animal shelter.” PETA’s annual report on its shelter killing for 2015—released by the Virginia […]

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    PETA Pushes Virginia to Protect Its Charnel House

    Posted February 8, 2016 at 2:05 pm in Animal Rights Extremism, From CCF

    Last year, the Commonwealth of Virginia took a small step towards restricting the killing of homeless pets by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), passing a bill that defined an animal shelter as “a facility operated for the purpose of finding permanent adoptive homes for animals.” Many believe that PETA’s Norfolk facility, which […]

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    PETA’s Flaccid Super Bowl Stunt Flops

    Posted February 5, 2016 at 4:35 pm in Animal Rights Extremism, From CCF

    A common tactic of provocateurs with an advertising budget and a message to push is to submit a well-produced, television quality commercial that is obviously R-rated to a publisher that isn’t and then reap publicity from the “banning” of the ad. It saves money, and usually at least a couple of news sources are duped. […]

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    PETA Loses Another Ridiculous Lawsuit

    Posted January 13, 2016 at 11:33 am in Animal Rights Extremism, From CCF

    People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), the self-proclaimed “press sluts” who will do anything to get a radical vegan agenda into the news cycle, has a record of losing court cases. The latest comes out of (naturally) San Francisco, where PETA backed a lawsuit to give a monkey the legal copyright to the […]

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    This Thanksgiving, PETA was the Turkey

    Posted November 30, 2015 at 9:27 am in Animal Rights Extremism, From CCF

    For normal people, Thanksgiving is a time of year for enjoying the company of family and stuffing ourselves to a day of football. But for People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, it’s a time of year to chide everyone who enjoys a little white meat—whether through guilt trips or by comparing eating turkey to […]