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9 Dark Secrets the Pork Industry Doesn’t Want You to Know

Sadly, pigs are treated like meat-producing machines. Here’s what the pork industry doesn’t want you to know....

Hobby Beef Farmer Unable to Slaughter “Puppy-Like” Cow

A sweet, “puppy-like” Jersey steer named Delbur was spared slaughter thanks to his friendly, magnetic personality....

VR Technology Could Enable People to Butcher Animals from the “Comfort” of Home

An animal agriculture publication recently released an article about the benefits of using VR technology to process slaughtered animals....

A Lifetime of Confinement: The Secret Suffering of Mother Pigs

For most of their short lives, mother pigs in factory farms are kept in cages barely larger than their bodies....

Supreme Court Rejects Appeal to Revive Harmful Kansas Ag-Gag Law

In a huge win for animals and workers, the Supreme Court of the United States has rejected an appeal by Kansas to revive a harmful ag-gag law....

How Women Are Disrupting the Food System and Creating the Future of Food

Jenny Stojkovic’s new book, The Future of Food Is Female, shares the stories of women around the world who are at the forefront of disrupting the food system and creating the future of food....

Meet the Vegan Version of One of the World’s Cruelest Foods: Foie Gras

Foie gras is known as one of the world’s cruelest food products, and an animal-free alternative could help alleviate suffering for countless geese and ducks....

How You Can Make a Difference This Earth Day Without Leaving the House

One of the most effective ways to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and fight back against pollution is to choose plant-based foods....

Progress! Arizona Bans the Production and Sale of Eggs from Caged Hens

In a major step forward for animals—and everyone who cares about them—Arizona just banned the production and sale of eggs from caged hens!...

Landmark Farmed Animal Protection Law Challenged in Supreme Court

The pork industry is now challenging Proposition 12—a landmark farmed animal protection law—in the Supreme Court....