Topic: Peta

PETA Turns to Emoji for a Seriously Cartoony Take on Animal Abuse

Cruelty to characters

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, well known for its naked celebrity spokespeople and shockvertising, takes a slightly less controversial approach in a new campaign breaking this week. In video…

PETA Sues San Diego Airport for Rejecting Anti-SeaWorld Ad

Parks have faced increased criticism since Blackfish

Claiming that its anti-SeaWorld billboard was wrongfully rejected for display, PETA is suing the San Diego Airport Authority with backing from the ACLU.  The billboard pairs actress Kathy Najimy's face with…

Exclusive #Oscars Data: Top 20 Brand Tweets

Socialbakers stats bode well for Arby's and Victoria's Secret

Arby's Twitter conversation with Pharrell Williams during the Oscars turned out to be another big win for the brand. In a tweet, the fast-food company brilliantly revealed that it had…

The World's Best Commercials, 2012-13

See the top 21 winners in Film and Film Craft from Cannes

It was a long haul of judging for Sir John Hegarty, Joe Pytka and their jury teams at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity last week. Hegarty's Film Lions jury…

PETA's Incredibly Lifelike CGI Ape Begs You Never to Use Real Ones in Ads Again

BBDO, The Mill, Adrien Brody deliver stunning spot

IDEA: PETA's new ad manages an uncanny trick. It frames a harrowing problem, and at the same time literally embodies the solution. The problem is the use of chimpanzees and other…

PETA Looking to Spook Horse Racing Fans With This Ad at the Kentucky Derby

Jockeying for position

The 139th Kentucky Derby takes place at Churchill Downs on Saturday. The spectacle is as much a soiree and fashion occasion as it is a prestigious horse race. Thousands will…

PETA Urges Better Treatment of Arthropodal Killing Machines in Video Game

Please be nice to the Zerg

PETA is planning to hand out anti-abuse pamphlets at the launch of StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm, urging gamers to respect the game's pixelated extraterrestrials known as The Zerg.…

Joaquin Phoenix Is Drowning in PETA's Striking New Ad

Actor relates to suffocation of fish

PETA claims that ABC declined to accept this Joaquin Phoenix ad for the upcoming Oscars telecast, deeming it too "political and controversial." It shows the Best Actor nominee "drowning," accompanied…

PETA Gets Itself in Yet Another Hairy Situation

Joanna Krupa's latest ad

PETA's print ads are known for their insipid, lad-mag use of sexuality, but the visuals themselves are decent most of the time. Its new "Fur Trim" ad with Joanna Krupa…