Tag Archive for cruelty free

KFC Launches Vegan Fried “Beyond Chicken” Nuggets!

Share Great news! KFC is launching vegan “Beyond Chicken” nuggets and boneless wings tomorrow, August 27th!  The new items are 100% plant-based and made by IPO superstar Beyond Meat. Beyond Meat already makes burgers, sausages and ground-beef (all of which are scrumptious!), and they’re working on vegan bacon, too! Vegan chicken samples will be given out for free with the purchase of… Read more →

Big News! Unilever Halts Animal Testing Worldwide on ALL Dove Products [by Jackie Day]

ShareHot on the heels of California’s ban on cosmetics tested on animals, Unilever just announced that Dove products will no longer be tested on animals, worldwide! “Animal testing for cosmetics has been banned in the EU since 2013, and we hope that an adoption of similar bans in other countries will accelerate the regulatory acceptance of alternative approaches and thereby… Read more →

California BANS the Sale of Cosmetics Tested on Animals! Bill Passes Unanimously! [By Jackie Day]

ShareBREAKING: California lawmakers just passed SB 1249, the Cruelty-Free Cosmetics Act!  The bill now heads to California Governor, Jerry Brown’s desk for signature! California State Assembly passed it unanimously, 80 to 0! And the Senate, concurred! Authored by CA Senator Cathleen Galgiani, and co-sponsored by the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine and Social Compassion in Legislation, SB 1249 will make… Read more →

Every Bite You Take And Every Dollar You Spend Casts A Vote For The World You Wish To Live In

ShareYep, it’s true.  You don’t have to wait another four years to cast a vote, or change the world. Every bite you take, and every dollar you spend, casts a vote for the type of world you wish to live in. Consider this: The Environment Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations (CAFOs) – AKA, factory farms, produce over a billion tons of… Read more →

Seventh Generation Changes its Tune, Agrees to Sign Letter Urging Congress to Shift Away from Animal Testing

ShareLast August, PETA blew the “Hey, that’s not right!” whistle and notified the world that Seventh Generation refused to add their name to a letter written by PCRM, which urges Congress to modernize chemical toxicity testing by requiring that “animal tests be used only as a last resort after all other methods have been exhausted.”  Although Seventh Generation doesn’t test its own products on… Read more →