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Animal Activists

UCLA Scientists Terrorized By Animal Activists (VIDEO)

Jon Hotchkiss | Posted 04.22.2014 | Science
Jon Hotchkiss

On February 15th, 2014, just a few feet from the front door of a residential home occupied by a UCLA scientist, a group of 66 animal rights activists staged a peaceful demonstration. However, "peace" was the opposite of their goal.

Why This Traveler Will Never Set Foot in Sochi (Pt. 2)

Laura Lippstone | Posted 04.10.2014 | Travel
Laura Lippstone

The other day I wrote about why visiting Sochi, Russia -- home of the Winter Olympics -- would not be happening in my lifetime.

11 Celebrities Who Love Animals

Posted 04.28.2013 | Green

From Vetstreet's Margaret Bristol: With all the glitz and glamour that comes out of Tinseltown (not to mention the endless tabloid fodder), it's no...

Move Over, Romney and Obama: The Barbi Twins' 'Green Tea Diploradical Party' Speaks for the Real 99 Percent

Joan K. Smith | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Joan K. Smith

Shane and Sia Barbi, the animal activists and legendary Playboy celebrities, would like us to understand that humans as a species represent "the 1 percent," with animals and the environment making up the 99 percent.

Famous for Something, Indeed: The Barbi Twins Take Tangible Action for Animal Rights

Joan K. Smith | Posted 10.23.2012 | Impact
Joan K. Smith

These identical twins, vegans and dedicated animal activists since the late '80s, have not merely used their fame to endorse awareness but have rolled up their sleeves, put feet to the ground, and now work 24/7 to promote meaningful action for "those who have no voice."

Real Jungle Meets Fashion Jungle: The Fight to Save 12 Endangered Animals

HooplaHa | Posted 09.25.2012 | Impact
HooplaHa

According to the International Union for Conservation of Nature, more and more animals are making it onto the endangered species list at an alarmingly...

Flight Of The Elephants

AP | SANDY COHEN | Posted 03.18.2013 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- Three elephants will travel from the Toronto Zoo to a sanctuary in California aboard a private plane thanks to longtime animal activist...

Intermix Ignores Pleas for Compassion From Over 32,000 Consumers

Josh Tetrick | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style
Josh Tetrick

Intermix knows it is placing greed and profits above ethics, compassion, and human decency. Will it keep its head down, blinders on, and continue killing up to 100 animals for one single item of clothing?

Why Did Someone Steal 40,000 Salmon?

Aaron Sankin | Posted 12.06.2011 | San Francisco

In one of the largest animal thefts in U.S. history, saboteurs released 40,000 juvenile Chinook salmon late Monday night from Tiburon Salmon Institute...

14 Things My Cat Taught Me

Carine Fabius | Posted 08.03.2011 | Healthy Living
Carine Fabius

1. If you're going to scratch someone, wave your tail first. If someone you know annoys you enough so that you want to pounce, claws first, to make th...