PETA praises monkey used to destroy photographer

People for the Extortion, Torture and Abuse of human beings (PETA) named the Indonesian crested black macaque monkey Naruto as their Person of the Year. The monkey became famous resulting from a copyright dispute over selfies the animal took in 2011 using equipment set up by British nature photographer David Slater in the jungles of…

PETA defends stray dog attacks in Indian province

On Monday the Karnataka, India Minister for Urban Development and Haj, R Roshan Baig, delivered a speech at the province’s legislature condemning People for the Extortion, Torture and Abuse of human beings (PETA) for blocking his agency’s efforts to clear city streets of stray animals. The provincial authority is responding to multiple incidents of people…

PETA wants Texans to contract lyme disease

It should be of no surprise in many ways when People for the Extortion, Torture and Abuse of human beings (PETA) opposes animal culls. Most recently, the group decried a recent deer cull undertaken in Horseshoe Bay, Texas. According to PETA’s action item, the group accuses the city of Horseshoe Bay of allowing deer to…