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Ep.60: PETA On Santa Anita's No-Whip Policy, Drug Reductions, DA Inquiry; Impact on Horse Racing Explained

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Release Date: 03/20/2019

EP. 127: The Enslaved Monkeys of Thailand Used to Produce Coconut Milk show art EP. 127: The Enslaved Monkeys of Thailand Used to Produce Coconut Milk

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Monkeys are being enslaved to harvest coconuts in Thailands $400 million dollar industry, according to a PETA video investigation. Jason Baker, VP PETA Asia talks to Emil Guillermo about how the monkeys may have been exploited in the production of your coconut milk and other products.

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Ep.126: PETA Exposes--Monkey Conditions at NIH-funded Labs show art Ep.126: PETA Exposes--Monkey Conditions at NIH-funded Labs

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Ep.125: PETA Investigates--The Royal Cruelty of Pigeon Racing show art Ep.125: PETA Investigates--The Royal Cruelty of Pigeon Racing

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After a major investigation, PETA has asked the Queen of England to end her patronage of pigeon racing. All eight of her birds sent to the South African Million Dollar Pigeon Race died. PETA has been investigating pigeon racing since 2010. Hannah Schein, PETA's Senior Director of Investigations, talks to Emil Guillermo about the deadly "sport."

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Ep.124: PETA's Dan Mathews on George Floyd's Funeral, Gay Rights, Animal Rights show art Ep.124: PETA's Dan Mathews on George Floyd's Funeral, Gay Rights, Animal Rights

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PETA Sr.VP Dan Mathews talks about how the nation is clamoring for change after the death of George Floyd. Mathews attended Floyd's family memorial recently and talks about the importance of "cross-pollinating" the various social justice movements. Mathews talks about how gay rights and animal rights are in sync with the racial justice movement and the fight against oppression.

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EP. 123: On Animal Rights and Black Lives, One PETA Activist's View show art EP. 123: On Animal Rights and Black Lives, One PETA Activist's View

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Zachary Toliver is an animal rights activist and an online producer for PETA. But as an African American, he's just as passionate about the current fight for social justice in the United States. He talks about his essay on PETA.org,

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Ep. 122: PETA Exposes Alpaca Industry Cruelty show art Ep. 122: PETA Exposes Alpaca Industry Cruelty

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PETA'S groundbreaking undercover case on the treatment of alpaca's by the fleece trade has been captured on video and reported in the New York Times. Now several fashion brands have vowed to wean off use of alpaca clothing. PETA's Dan Paden tells Emil Guillermo the details of the investigation in Peru and how consumers should begin going vegan in their clothing as well as food choices.

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Ep. 121: PETA View: Evaluating the Vaccine Race show art Ep. 121: PETA View: Evaluating the Vaccine Race

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PETA Science Advisor Jeffrey Brown says the major breakthrough in the vaccine race may be the elimination of many animal tests. He knows that finding a workable vaccine is not easy, but stays hopeful as drug companies race to find a cure or prevention for COVID-19--often using older drugs that don't require as many animal tests.

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Ep.120: PETA Asks: Still Killing Animals for Meat? Why? Vegan Should be The New Normal. show art Ep.120: PETA Asks: Still Killing Animals for Meat? Why? Vegan Should be The New Normal.

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Tracy Reiman, Exec.VP PETA, says it's time we asked the big question: Why are we still killing animals for food? The pandemic has exposed the problem. When workers at meat packing plants got the virus and forced the closure, the president ordered them to stay open. PETA has responded with full page ads in major newspapers across the country. It's time to ask the big question and create the new vegan normal.

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Ep. 119: PETA Exposes Cleveland Clinic Abuses; NIH to Investigate next. show art Ep. 119: PETA Exposes Cleveland Clinic Abuses; NIH to Investigate next.

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After an undercover investigation exposed multiple cases of animal abuse at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, NIH now says it will investigate, a potential threat to the $100 million in federal funds Cleveland Clinic receives. PETA's Dr. Alka Chandna, VP of the Laboratory Investigations Department, talks about how mice were abused with Emil Guillermo. For pictures and video, go to PETA.org

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Ep. 118: NIH's Bad Animal Testing Exposed by Covid-19 show art Ep. 118: NIH's Bad Animal Testing Exposed by Covid-19

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Kathy Guillermo, Sr. VP for PETA's Laboratory Investigations Department, says the failure of animal tests has been exposed by the way NIH has dismissed the requirement in the race for the Covid-19 vaccine. Guillermo says the tests have been unnecessary and wasteful, preventing timely advances in medical research.

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In this podcast, an explanation of all that and new rules at Santa Anita Racetrack in California brought on after 22 horses died there since Dec. 2018.

PETA Sr. VP Kathy Guillermo talks about whipping, Lasix, and other reforms at the California tracks of the Stronach Group that could change racing nationwide.

See PETA's investigation on trainer Steve Asmussen, drugs, and horse racing.

See an investigation on how horses are killed after their usefulness ends at the racetrack.

Go to PETA.org and take action!

 

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