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January 19, 2023
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Toms River, N.J. – As a result of Starbucks agrees that animal-friendly vegan milks are higher for the planet than dairy milk however insists on charging further for them, supporters of PETA and NJ Animal Save Motion might be exterior the chain’s location at 1290 Hooper Ave. on Sunday to intercept would-be clients with free RISE Brewing Co. vegan lattes made with creamy oat milk. The motion comes after practically 150,000 PETA supporters requested Starbucks to finish its vegan upcharge.
When: Sunday, January 22, 12:45 p.m.
The place: Starbucks, 1290 Hooper Ave. (close to Oak Avenue), Toms River
“Starbucks is counting its beans when it must be counting the variety of clients it can lose if it doesn’t finish the vegan milk upcharge,” says PETA Government Vice President Tracy Reiman. “Individuals who select to drink responsibly for the sake of animals or their very own well being or as a result of they know that dairy farming is fueling the local weather disaster are indignant with the corporate for putting income above ethics.”
PETA has additionally held vegan espresso drink giveaways exterior Starbucks places in St. Louis; Cincinnati; Cleveland; Loveland, Colorado; Omaha, Nebraska; and quite a few different cities.
PETA—whose motto reads, partially, that “animals should not ours to eat or abuse in some other approach”—opposes speciesism, a human-supremacist worldview.
For extra info, please go to PETA.org or observe the group on Twitter, Fb, or Instagram.