People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA /ˈpiːtə/; stylized PeTA) is an American animal rights organization based in Norfolk, Virginia, and led by Ingrid Newkirk, its international president. A nonprofit corporation with nearly 400 employees, it claims that it has 6.5 million members and supporters, in addition to claiming that it is the "largest animal rights group in the world." Its slogan is "Animals are not ours to eat, wear, experiment on, use for entertainment, or abuse in any other way." Well, their views and advocacies may be on point, but the organisation itself commits exactly the opposite, and they are overly controversial.
Why They're Unforgivably Rotten
- Hypocrisy: They claim to be an anti-animal cruelty organization, yet they do the complete opposite.