“ People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals” BY: Stevie and Pat
The Objective of this presentation is to educate students about the interest group PETA.
History of PETA <ul><li>Founded in 1980 in Norfolk Virginia </li></ul><ul><li>“ Dedicated to establishing and defending ri...
How PETA Began <ul><li>Alex Pacheco investigated Institute for Biological Research in  Silver Spring, Maryland   </li></ul...
More Beginnings <ul><li>PETA, founded by Alex Pacheco, help create the Animal Welfare Act of 1985 </li></ul>
Present Day PETA <ul><li>Ingrid Newkirk is the president of PETA. </li></ul>
More About PETA <ul><li>Mission Statement: “Animals are not ours to eat, wear, experiment on, or use for entertainment“ </...
What PETA focuses on <ul><li>PETA focuses its attention on the four areas in which the largest numbers of animals suffer t...
Korean Dog Fur Farm
 
Political  <ul><li>PETA insists that they do not support or go against either of the parties or candidates. They believe t...
Budget <ul><li>In 2007 PETA’s total revenue was over 31 million dollars!   </li></ul><ul><li>84.99% of the operating expen...
Campaigns <ul><li>PETA has used celebrities for most of their campaigns in order to get attention.  </li></ul><ul><li>They...
“I’d rather go NAKED!”
 
Ink Not Mink
 
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PETA

  1. 1. “ People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals” BY: Stevie and Pat
  2. 2. The Objective of this presentation is to educate students about the interest group PETA.
  3. 3. History of PETA <ul><li>Founded in 1980 in Norfolk Virginia </li></ul><ul><li>“ Dedicated to establishing and defending rights of all animals.” </li></ul><ul><li>The largest animal rights organization today. </li></ul>
  4. 4. How PETA Began <ul><li>Alex Pacheco investigated Institute for Biological Research in Silver Spring, Maryland </li></ul><ul><li>Pacheco went to the police and began a 10 year battle about the abuse of the animals. </li></ul>
  5. 5. More Beginnings <ul><li>PETA, founded by Alex Pacheco, help create the Animal Welfare Act of 1985 </li></ul>
  6. 6. Present Day PETA <ul><li>Ingrid Newkirk is the president of PETA. </li></ul>
  7. 7. More About PETA <ul><li>Mission Statement: “Animals are not ours to eat, wear, experiment on, or use for entertainment“ </li></ul><ul><li>Currently 1.8 million members and supporters </li></ul><ul><li>187 employees </li></ul><ul><li>Raises over $25 million dollars a year from supporters </li></ul>
  8. 8. What PETA focuses on <ul><li>PETA focuses its attention on the four areas in which the largest numbers of animals suffer the most intensity for the longest periods of time. </li></ul><ul><li>Factory Farms </li></ul><ul><li>Laboratories </li></ul><ul><li>Clothing Trade </li></ul><ul><li>Entertainment Industry </li></ul>
  9. 9. Korean Dog Fur Farm
  10. 11. Political <ul><li>PETA insists that they do not support or go against either of the parties or candidates. They believe that PETA is a group for everybody and not specific people. </li></ul>
  11. 12. Budget <ul><li>In 2007 PETA’s total revenue was over 31 million dollars! </li></ul><ul><li>84.99% of the operating expenses went to programs that fight animal exploitations. </li></ul><ul><li>10.83% of the money was used on fundraising efforts. </li></ul><ul><li>4.18% was used on management and general operations. </li></ul>
  12. 13. Campaigns <ul><li>PETA has used celebrities for most of their campaigns in order to get attention. </li></ul><ul><li>They are know for using very controversial campaigns that are in places that many people see. </li></ul>
  13. 14. “I’d rather go NAKED!”
  14. 16. Ink Not Mink
  15. 18. THE END

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