Mercy For Animals Urges Congress Not to Fund Cruel Mass Killing

Mercy For Animals and other animal protection groups oppose $20 billion allocation in the HEALS Act stimulus package. Read more...

How the Meat Industry Thrives on Environmental Racism

Industrial animal farms aren’t just awful for animals and the planet; they’re also a serious public health and environmental justice issue for nearby communities. Read more...

Why Building a Compassionate Food System Must Include Fish Too

Like pigs, chickens, and cows, many fish are raised at factory farms, where they suffer in crowded, waste-filled pools. Conditions can be so horrible that many animals, severely stressed and depressed, essentially give up on life. Read more...

Our Food System Is Built on Racism. You Can Help Change It

As we fight to create a more just and compassionate food system, we must examine the ways systemic and historical racism affect how food is produced and who has access to it. Read more...

Go #MeatFreeInSolidarity with Mercy For Animals—Do It for Animals and Workers

Take the pledge today, and speak out for the millions of animals and thousands of workers exploited by the meat industry. Read more...

Mercy For Animals Joins Lawsuit Challenging the USDA’s Inadequate Response Plan for Bird Flu

The suit calls attention to significant health and environmental dangers the plan fails to address. Read more...

“Wasting” Animals’ Lives Is the Cost of Doing Business for Big Meat

As major meat companies continue to expose their already vulnerable workforces to COVID-19, plant slowdowns continue to affect animals trapped at factory farms. Read more...

Mercy For Animals Joins Greta Thunberg to Demand Meaningful Climate Action

Mercy For Animals is proud to join thousands of activists, scientists, and others by adding our name to climate activist Greta Thunberg’s open letter to EU and global leaders. Read more...

To Change the World, We Must Believe People Can Change


We must learn how to turn adversaries into allies if we are to construct a compassionate food system. Read more...

New Research Finds People Are Reducing Consumption of Animal Products Due to COVID-19

We wanted to see whether the focus on pandemics had changed how people looked at our food system and, more specifically, the choice to consume animal products. 
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Tabitha Brown and Carrie Ann Inaba Host Mercy For Animals’ Second Online Concert

Last weekend, Mercy For Animals hosted its second online concert LIVE on Facebook, with performances from over 30 incredible musicians! Read more...