Category: Animal Welfare


New Study Suggests Animals Are Self-Aware

The idea that non-human animals aren’t intelligent, emotional or self-aware has long been used as an excuse for their exploitation. Those prejudices are rapidly breaking down in the face of a growing body of scientific...


North Carolina Governor Vetoes Ag-Gag Bill

North Carolina came very close to criminalizing some of our nation’s greatest heroes: undercover investigators. The state’s recently passed House Bill 405 was designed to punish whistleblowers who uncover criminal activity and abuse in factory farms....