PETA is getting in on the action after Drake made headlines for switching up his diet and going vegetarian. The animal rights group is not only requesting that OVO’s frontman take things a step further by dissolving his relationship with Canada Goose, they sent him a gift basket full of “Passionfruit” and other vegan treats. Things […]

It's been revealed that the parents of the boy are African-American and the father has a long criminal history. According to reports, Michelle Gregg and Deonne Dickerson have four children together and Dickerson's rap sheet is pretty extensive.

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Wednesday, I woke up on a mission. Like most days, I wake up with that sense of fulfillment because I know that I am pursuing a positive vision for the future with my work. But yesterday was different. Nicki Minaj was in town and one way or another I was going to see my sister […] Seven out of the eight photos in Miley Cyrus‘s PAPER Magazine cover story spread are sans clothes. Don’t let this distract you, though. The accompanying article, “Free to Be Miley,” discusses her views on life, love, and human and animal rights alike in such a manner that the photos, a mere accompaniment to her powerful words, […]

Kim Kardashian just dropped her selfie book, Selfish, so of course she’s been hitting the promo trail pretty hard to get the word out. Not everyone is interested in her book however – especially not Anti-Fur Protesters, who showed up and harassed Kim as she signed copies of Selfish for fans at a NYC Barnes & […]

We already knew “To Love & Die” singer Jhené Aiko was a down chick with positive bohemian vibes, but her newest campaign encouraging the adoption of homeless dogs and cats has officially stolen our hearts. Aiko, who’s been busy gearing up for the release of her first studio album, Souled Out, took some time to collaborate with peta2, […]


We live in a country that grants Americans freedom of speech via the First Amendment.  Activists have been exercising this right for years creating real change for the unheard and the underserved. However, all too often, when change threatens the influx of money to big businesses activists find themselves under attack. Animal rights activists who are members of […]

Recently I was asked by the Barbi Twins, Sia and Shane, best known as the record breaking Playboy Cover models/calendar gals turned documentary filmmakers, authors and all around amazing political/environmental/animal rights activists) to model for a campaign they masterminded for Stray Cat Alliance whose tag line is “Crazy Cat Ladies Just Got An Extreme Makeover”. The […]

I had the honor of attending National Animal Rights day for the second year in Los Angeles. The National Animal Rights Day (NARD), established by Our Planet. Theirs Too in 2011, is an annual day observed in the US on the first weekend of June, for the purpose of giving a voice to animals and raising awareness for […]

In a landmark ruling, the International Court of Justice has banned Japan’s Antarctic whaling program. According to SMH Australia, the court has concluded that under International Whaling Commission rules, Japan’s permits were not viewed as scientific research, and therefore illegal. The court unanimously found it had jurisdiction to hear the case, and by 12 votes […]


It’s not everyday you see a woman on a racetrack going 200mph. Rarer to see a vegetarian on the track. Even rarer still, to see a driver who is an environmental activist and drives a carbon free car on her off time, powered “by sunshine” as she likes to say- specifically from her roof. This […]