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fishing
fishing

Animal Rights Protesters 'Liberate' Tilapia from Florida Man Fishing with Family

The activists said that if the fish had been a dog or a cat, they would have been hailed as heroes.
Jelisa Castrodale
7.18.17
WTF
WTF

Did the Founder of Jimmy John's Sandwiches Get Naked and Hump a Dead Shark?

We present the evidence for and against this rapidly spreading claim.
Alex Swerdloff
5.12.17
animal rights
animal rights

Taiwan Becomes First Country in Asia to Ban Eating Dogs and Cats

Those who consume these animals or sell them for meat could now face serious jail time.
Nick Rose
4.12.17
alcohol
alcohol

Why Some Gun Advocates Are Calling for a Boycott of Tito's Vodka

It all boils down to Tito's Handmade Vodka's pro-dog—and pro-animal—stance.
Jelisa Castrodale
3.14.17
animal welfare
animal welfare

Would Video Surveillance in Slaughterhouses Actually Stop Animal Abuse?

Members of French parliament are calling for cameras to be installed in abbatoirs, but not everyone is convinced that it will have a meaningful impact on the industry.
Wyatt Marshall
9.26.16
HEALTH
HEALTH

Is Beer Actually Healthier Than Milk?

PETA’s here with a hot take targeted to higher academia’s hardest drinkers. Their claim: Beer is better for you than milk.
Wyatt Marshall
9.18.16
politics
politics

Why Vegans Are Protesting Bernie Sanders Rallies

Matt and many of his fellow DxE members are hoping to bring Sanders’s support for agribusiness to a more public consciousness, which Matt says is a black mark on an otherwise positive record.
Nick Woods
3.31.16
italy
italy

An Italian Chef Is in Legal Trouble for Cooking a Pigeon on TV

A Michelin-starred Italian chef, Carlo Cracco, is probably a bit surprised by the backlash now coming his way thanks to a dish he recently cooked on MasterChef Italia.
Alex Swerdloff
3.2.16
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Traditional Chinese Medicine

China's Illegal 'Owl Wine' Is Allegedly Made with Live Birds

Recent photos of white-eyed owls floating in jars of “owl wine” created quite the stir in China and sparked outrage and calls for punishment.
Nick Rose
1.12.16
slaughter
slaughter

Humanely Killed Fish Tastes Better

The meat of rainbow trout that had been killed in high-stress situations spoiled faster than fish that were killed swiftly.
Nick Rose
12.17.15
TURKEY
TURKEY

Is Cage-Free Turkey Actually More Humane?

The vast majority of industrially farmed turkeys do not live in cages, but that doesn't mean they have it easy.
Nick Rose
11.16.15
animal welfare
animal welfare

How An Octopus Feels When It's Eaten Alive

The controversial practice of eating live animals is still popular in many parts of the world. We asked a cephalopod expert how it feels for an octopus who is on the receiving end.
Hilary Pollack
11.7.15