10 Amazing Facts About Animal Sentience
Evidence of animal sentience is everywhere. Did you know that turkeys like to sing along to their favorite tunes? Or that hens talk to their babies before they are even born? Or that fish feel pain akin to that of mammals? These top ten amazing facts about animal sentience are sure to make you love and respect animals for how incredible they truly are — even more than you already do!
Pepsi Must Cut Ties With Palm Oil Plantation Using Child Labor
Target: Indra Nooyi, CEO of PepsiCo
Goal: Pepsi must cut ties with a palm oil plantation found to be using child labor.
Pepsi is supplied by a palm oil plantation that uses child labor to harvest its product. The palm oil plantation Indofood produces products for PepsiCo’s snacks and has been found to have profited off abusive child labor.In addition to dangerous child labor, Indofood has also been accused of union busting and exposing its workers to dangerous chemicals and pesticides. Workers have also been found to make less than the required minimum wage.Millions of children are suffering on palm oil plantations around the world. Pepsi must sever its ties with palm oil plantations abusing children. Sign the petition to demand that Pepsi lead the way among other major companies and engage in sustainable, fair, and safe production practices.
Praise Tyson Foods For Dropping Abusive Supplier Posted by Lindsay Savitzky
Target: Tom Hayes, CEO of Tyson Foods
Goal: Commend Tyson company for cutting ties with supplier accused of horrific cruelty toward chickens.
Tyson Foods has terminated its contract with Atlantic Farms after a video was released which seemed to reveal horrific cruelty taking place at the facility. Workers at the facility were reportedly seen crushing, stomping, and stabbing chickens in addition to throwing sick birds onto piles of dead ones. The conditions in which the birds are allegedly forced to live in are deplorable.