Tag Archives: peta

New Youth Blog Team Showcases Teen Activism

Let’s forget everything we thought we knew about what teens do in their free time.

It’s officially 2016 and our New Year’s resolution is to turn that stereotype around. Continue reading

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All We Can Say Is WOW!

WOW! What an incredible summer! We say it every year, and every year it is true! This was our best summer yet! With Labor Day gone and, with it, the symbolic end to summer, we are still basking in the … Continue reading

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Our Favorite Part of Gearing Up For Camp…

One of our favorite parts of getting ready for YEA Camp is reading our campers’ applications. We keep the application process pretty simple, but we do ask each prospective camper why they want to attend, what they care about, and what … Continue reading

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YEA Overnight Is a Huge Success!

The Youth Empowered Action overnight last weekend was a huge success! We had 21 teens attend the event, which included YEA workshops as well as some swimming and late night roller skating! Youth who came to the event were interested … Continue reading

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Organization to know: Peta2

Organization to Know PETA2 is the largest youth animal rights group in the world, and it provides practical resources on everything from getting more vegetarian options in your cafeteria to cutting out dissection to fun contests, games, and t shirts, to interviews … Continue reading

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New Iowa Law Makes It Harder For Activists to Show What Truly Happens on Farms

Note: Many of the links in this post show graphic cruelty to animals. Even more disturbing than watching this footage is that this rampant mistreatment is happening in the first place, and making you aware is one way we can … Continue reading

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