People For The Ethical Treatment Of Animals

PETA volunteers Jenna Cameron and Derek Ritchison stage an anti-fur protest in their underwear, in a bed on Michigan Avenue. (Credit: Steve Miller/WBBM)

PETA Activists Draw Stares With Protest In Bed On Michigan Avenue

Two protesters from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), staged a brief anti-fur protest in their underwear Wednesday afternoon along the Magnificent Mile.

WBBM Newsradio–02/13/2013

PETA Protest

PETA Protesters: United Airlines Flies Monkeys Off To Cruel Labs

About two dozen demonstrators from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals stood in front of United Airlines headquarters downtown Wednesday afternoon, holding up paper monkey masks in front of their faces.

WBBM Newsradio–05/02/2012

(Credit: CHRISTOF STACHE/Getty Images)

PETA Wants Roadside Memorial For Cows

Should cows that died on Illinois roadways be remembered with a roadside memorial? PETA says yes.

CBS Chicago–01/20/2012

Northwestern University

Northwestern Tops List Of Most Vegan-Friendly Colleges

For the second consecutive year, Northwestern University has been selected by peta2, an affiliate of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, as the most vegan-friendly college in the small U.S. schools category.

11/27/2011

Career Builder

PETA Angry Over Chimps In CareerBuilder Ad

Chicago-based CareerBuilder returned to their theme of chimpanzee co-workers in their latest Super Bowl commercial, and some animal rights activists are none too pleased.

CBS Chicago–02/08/2011