Archived Action eAlerts

Thursday, May 12, 2016
Dear Humanitarian, We have exciting news! The US Department of Agriculture is proposing major improvements for animals raised under the Certified Organic label. The USDA recently published proposed...
Friday, May 6, 2016
Dear Humanitarian, In January, as part of the Good Food Now campaign, we asked you to sign your name to a petition calling on Olive Garden and its parent company, Darden Restaurants, to improve how...
Thursday, April 28, 2016
Dear Humanitarian, When you are in the grocery store you can find the claim "natural" everywhere you look. In fact, you cannot miss the claim when walking down the meat and dairy aisles. It may be...
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
Dear New Hampshire Humanitarian, Good news!  Thanks to the efforts of activists like yourself, the New Hampshire House passed HB 1547, a bill to prohibit and punish bestiality as a separate...
Monday, April 4, 2016
Dear Humanitarian, On February 3, the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) of the USDA published a proposed rule to revise and update the standards governing the humane care and...
Thursday, March 31, 2016
Dear Illinois Humanitarian, Your legislature is keeping us all very busy! More action is occurring on the two bills that were the subject of our last alert: HB 4443, which would create a "duty to...
Thursday, March 24, 2016
Dear Humanitarian, The US Fish and Wildlife Service recently proposed to "downlist" the West Indian manatee from endangered to threatened under the Endangered Species Act. The agency proposes this...
Thursday, February 25, 2016
Dear Humanitarian, The US Fish and Wildlife Service has proposed a long overdue rule that would restrict certain predator-hunting practices in Alaska's national wildlife refuges. Unfortunately, in...
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Dear Washington Humanitarian, HB 2888, a bill to ban the captive display for entertainment purposes of all cetaceans within the state, has passed the House and should now be heard in the Senate....
Friday, January 29, 2016
Dear Washington Humanitarian, Captures of wild orcas for sale to facilities to display them for entertainment or performance purposes began in Washington in 1964. The period in the 1960s and 1970s...