Activists arrived outside the home of California Governor Gavin Newsom with a simple ask: halt the expansion of factory farms. His response may surprise you.
Climate change impacts every species on the planet. Why are humans the only ones drafting a response?
The legal system hasn’t simply failed farmed animals—it has actively and methodically facilitated their exploitation. Here’s what needs to change.
Through animal testing, researchers try and often fail to determine if the products are safe for humans by examining their effects on animals.
The arrests came just hours before a planned demonstration, organized by global animal rights group Meat The Victims, was supposed to take place at a turkey breeding facility in Ontario.
Food deserts are found in low-income neighborhoods that have limited access to supermarkets or grocery stores. They have serious consequences for the people who live there.
As Facebook falls under the national spotlight, Jennifer Mishler takes a closer look at the rise of animal cruelty on the platform and what advocates can do to stop it.
Workers were told their injuries were “break-in pain,” soreness that comes from adjusting to life in a meatpacking plant. But some injuries were much more severe.
Animal protection refers to the set of laws, belief systems, and activist networks dedicated to protecting animals from needless suffering.
The Animal Welfare Act is the primary federal law that protects nonhuman animals in the United States. However, many animals are exempt.