PETA Protests Canada Goose

PETA Protests Canada Goose

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PMK POST PETA Protests Canada Goose March 21, 2017 Plant Matter Kitchen Photo credit: CBC News Keeping their enemies close, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) is taking a corporate stand against animal cruelty. PETA VS. CANADA GOOSE Adorning placards that read “Friends Not Fashion” and “Wear Your Own Skin,” coyote-masked PETA activists lined up in front of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on March 16. Their purpose? To protest the Initial Public Offering of the Canada Goose stock, on the first day it went public on the NYSE and the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Canada Goose was founded in 1957 under the name Metro Sportswear Ltd. Their winter wear is made with animal furs and feathers—coyote fur on the hoods and down made from duck feathers.…
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Veganism + Athleticism = TIA BLANCO

Veganism + Athleticism = TIA BLANCO

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PMK POST Veganism + Athleticism = TIA BLANCO March 10, 2017 Plant Matter Kitchen She loves to paint.She’s competitive.She always beats the boys in armwrestling.She’s a role model and an athlete.She’s a professional surfer.She’s vegan.LIFE ON THE WAVEWhen she was just 3 years old, Tia Blanco learned to surf with her father in Waikiki… and she’s never looked back!“When I am surfing I feel free [and] relaxed,” says Tia, “the ocean can definitely be scary sometimes, so you always have to stay humble to it [and] learn to adapt to all conditions, and push your limits but still stay safe.”Tia has turned her passion for surfing into a career—that’s not only fun and healthy, but that’s brought her onto the world’s stage. An internationally recognized and celebrated surfer, Tia’s awards…
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