For Quick Launch:
December 7, 2023
Nicole Perreira 202-483-7382
New York – Automobile gross sales rev into excessive gear in December, because of end-of-year reductions and vacation gift-buying, and PETA has the proper method for New York drivers to decoration their new autos whereas hitting the brakes on speciesism—the archaic human-supremacist perception that different animals exist for us to take advantage of. PETA’s specialty license plate proudly proclaims that its proprietor respects all species and that it’s time to depart animal exploitation within the rearview mirror.
“Different animals really feel ache, concern, love, and pleasure simply as people do, but speciesism is used to justify experimenting on them; consuming them; carrying their pores and skin, hair, and feathers; and lots of different types of exploitation,” says PETA Senior Vice President Colleen O’Brien. “PETA urges all form New Yorkers to deck their automobiles with this message of equality and respect for all species.”
Utility directions for the specialty plate and charge data can be found right here.
PETA factors out that speciesist attitudes not solely trigger the struggling and loss of life of billions of animals per yr but in addition speed up the local weather disaster and enhance the chance of one other pandemic. To fight speciesism, PETA urges everybody to solely purchase merchandise that haven’t been examined on animals, eat and put on vegan, and by no means go to roadside zoos or different venues that exploit animals for leisure.
PETA’s motto reads, “Animals will not be ours to experiment on, eat, put on, use for leisure, or abuse in another method.” For extra data, please go to PETA.org, hearken to The PETA Podcast, or observe the group on X (previously Twitter), Fb, or Instagram.