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January 12, 2024
Brittney Williams 202-483-7382
Brownsville, Texas – Residents of the city just lately designated because the “unhealthiest metropolis” within the U.S.—in a state that holds the report for probably the most Dairy Queen areas—will get some severe meals for thought as PETA launches a messaging blitz on metropolis buses urging residents to avoid cow’s milk, which is chock-full of ldl cholesterol and cruelty.
“Dairy is laden with ldl cholesterol and fats, which is okay for the calves meant to devour it however disastrous for human well being,” says PETA President Ingrid Newkirk, a vegan for over 50 years. “PETA stands prepared to assist with free downloadable vegan starter kits filled with recipes and ideas.”
Cows used for dairy are forcibly inseminated (sexually assaulted)—employees insert an arm into the cow’s rectum and a steel rod to ship semen into her vagina—and their beloved calves are torn away from them in order that the milk meant to nourish their infants can be utilized by people. As soon as their our bodies put on out after repeated pregnancies, they’re despatched to slaughter. Every one that goes vegan saves practically 200 animals annually and improves their very own well being, since vegans are much less susceptible to coronary heart illness, most cancers, diabetes, and strokes.
The advertisements are working on 25 buses by way of the tip of the month.
PETA—whose motto reads, partially, that “animals will not be ours to abuse in any approach”—factors out that Each Animal Is Somebody and affords free Empathy Kits for individuals who want a lesson in kindness. For extra info, please go to PETA.org or observe the group on X (previously Twitter), Fb, or Instagram.