A vegan wool called “Woocoa” has taken home the PETA Prize for Animal-Free Wool at the 2018 Biodesign Challenge, an annual competition that challenges art and design students to “envision future applications of biotechnology.” The award ceremony took place last year at New York City’s Museum of Modern Art. Made from hemp and coconut fibers and then treated with enzymes […]
Animal rights group PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) has awarded Canadian retailer Hudson’s Bay Company with a Certificate of Appreciation for providing vegan uniforms to the Canadian Winter Olympics team. “With their faux-fur pom-poms, wool-free sweaters, and synthetic-down insulation, Team Canada’s uniforms prove how stylish and warm vegan outerwear can be,” explained […]
New York’s Fashion Week: Men’s is right around the corner. For an event that will likely see countless animal products modeled to a room full of applause, those attending this year’s shows will be given something else to consider. Animal rights organization PETA has erected a thought-provoking billboard ad located close to the event. The advertisement […]
A huge, new advertisement featuring Academy Award nominee, Joaquin Phoenix, wearing a Brave Gentlemen vegan wool suit, has just gone public. The ad is run by animal rights organization, PETA, who says you can find it “at the intersection of Broad and Third streets in downtown Columbus, near the Ohio Statehouse and several upscale menswear stores”, right in […]
Actress, author, and activist Alicia Silverstone is turning heads in Oregon this week. The “Clueless” star is featured naked on a giant PETA billboard in Portland in an effort to bring awareness to the egregious practices of the commercial wool industry. The star and billboard say she’d rather go naked than wear wool. “It’s just […]