March 23, 2015
Food service company TrustHouse Services Group announced that after working with The Humane Society of the United States, it’s switching all one million pounds of its annual liquid egg usage (equaling approximately 10 million eggs) to cage-free by 2020.
February 17, 2015
The Lusty Vegan confronts relationships between vegans, vegetarians, and omnivores with sass and a lot of good recipes to smooth the way.
February 9, 2015
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February 5, 2015
Newly Introduced Federal Legislation Calls for End to Torture of Farm Animals at Federal Research Facilities
Federal lawmakers today introduced a bill to require much needed protections for farm animals used for agricultural research at federal facilities.
February 4, 2015
Court of Appeals Upholds Constitutionality of California Ballot Measure Preventing Extreme Confinement of Farm Animals
The United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit issued an opinion today, upholding the constitutionality of Proposition 2, the California ballot measure banning the inhumane confinement of egg-laying hens, breeding pigs and veal calves in cages so small the animals cannot stretch their limbs, lie down or turn around.
January 28, 2015
A coalition of environmental, humane and community organizations filed two lawsuits against the Environmental Protection Agency today for failing to address air pollution from factory farms.
January 21, 2015
An Oklahoma state court will decide whether to limit Attorney General Scott Pruitt in his nearly yearlong campaign of political harassment and public vilification of The Humane Society of the United States.
January 5, 2015
An undercover exposé at a “spent” egg-laying hen slaughter plant in Butterfield, Minn. revealed inhumane treatment of animals and potentially illegal cruelty.
January 5, 2015
House of Cards’ Kate Mara, Twilight’s Nikki Reed, The Vampire Diaries’ Ian Somerhalder and Moby joined The Humane Society of the United States at a press conference to celebrate the implementation of California’s Proposition 2 and to call on retailers to use only cage-free animal products.
December 23, 2014
In the Wake of Proposition 2 and AB1437 Implementation, Starbucks Announces Breakthrough Animal Welfare Policy
With California’s Prop 2 and AB1437 coming into effect on January 1st, Starbucks announced that it will eliminate the sale of eggs that come from caged hens throughout its supply chain and will switch exclusively to cage-free eggs, including for its pastries.