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Joaquin Phoenix dedicates Oscars speech to justice for all

By Sally Ivens

Joaquin Phoenix won the Best Actor award at this year's Academy Awards ceremony for his role in the film Joker. While accepting his Oscar, Phoenix used his speech to talk about injustice, including farmed animal exploitation, where he mentioned the cruelty of the…

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Ditch dairy this February with these vegan food discounts

By Kate

To celebrate the launch of Animal Equality’s ‘Dairy’s Dark Secrets’ campaign, we have partnered up with a number of independent vegan businesses up and down the UK who will be offering exclusive discounts on their delicious plant-based food throughout the month of February. …

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Cow in field
Campaign to expose Dairy’s Dark Secrets hits crowdfunding target

By Sally Ivens

Animal Equality UK recently announced plans to expose the dark secrets of the British dairy industry on billboards in 10 major cities. There was just one snag – we needed your help to raise £5,000 to fund the billboards and tell the…

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Take Action for Animals on World Day Against Foie Gras

By Kate

Today, Monday the 25th of November, is World Day Against Foie Gras. Animal Equality has been campaigning for a ban on UK imports of foie gras since 2017, with opinion polls consistently showing overwhelming public support for this, and a tiny minority…

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Chicken in a factory farm
Expanding our impact for animals

By Sally Ivens

Chickens are some of the most abused land animals in the world, with almost one billion individuals killed for meat every year in the UK alone. Imprisoned inside overcrowded sheds, they are forced to grow unnaturally large in such a short period…

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Are you our new Executive Director?

By Sally Ivens

Are you an experienced leader with a background in cultivating meaningful relationships and managing day-to-day operations? Do you have a strategic outlook and strong decision-making abilities? Are you dedicated to making the world a more compassionate place for farmed animals? If so,…

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Corrina Groves-Drake - Running the London Marathon for Animal Equality
Running a Marathon for Animal Equality!

By Sally Ivens

Our supporter and volunteer Corrina Groves-Drake will be taking on a huge challenge this month – the London Marathon! She'll be running 26.2 miles around the capital at the event and we're thrilled that she's picked Animal Equality as her chosen charity. Every…

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Foie Gras Day of Action - Animal Equality protests outside Duck & Waffle
Animal Equality demands Duck and Waffle drops cruel foie gras!

By Kate

Last week, Animal Equality visited trendy Shoreditch restaurant Duck and Waffle to ask them to drop cruel foie gras from their menu. Joining us was our 3.5 meter tall inflatable duck and our team of dedicated volunteers! We braved the cold Spring…

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End The Cage Age - Animal Equality
Animal Equality condemns Government response to End the Cage Age petition

By Sally Ivens

Earlier this month, we joined forces with other animal protection organisations and launched a petition calling on the UK Government to ban cages for all farmed animals. Over 65,000 compassionate people have now signed the petition, but the Government’s response has been…

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Animal Equality calls for a #FoieGrasFreeGB with Day of Action!

By Kate

On 6th April Animal Equality supporters across the UK will take to the streets to demand a ban on foie gras imports. With the UK leaving the EU and no longer bound by its free trade rules we can finally stop importing…

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