Animal Rights Activism

Two dogs in Chile waiting for food, from Hero Dog movie, now streaming on UnchainedTV.
Street Dogs are the Stars of the Movie “Hero Dog” on UnchainedTV

Street Dogs take center stage in this gripping, real-life story of a dog who did something so exceptional, they made a movie about it. Arcadia, California, September 11th, 2023 – In the brilliant and moving film Hero Dog, documentary filmmaker Vanessa Schulz is so taken by the courageous actions of one street dog in Chile that she flies to that nation to track the dog down.

Three shows from Unchainedtv
UnchainedTV Streams 3 Different Approaches to Vegan Outreach

3 UnchainedTV shows with wildly different approaches to vegan outreach are Vintage Veg, Jamie’s Corner, and The UNcooking Show, all hosted by talented vegans Los Angeles, August 6th, 2023 — Vegan outreach is a form of activism that aims to persuade strangers that going vegan would be a very good decision for themselves, other humans, animals, and the environment.

Pig Little Lies
PBS Airs Pig Little Lies, an UnchainedTV Original

PBS airs Pig Little Lies on its APP. The UnchainedTV Original is being distributed to public television stations across the US and Canada Hollywood, July 25th – UnchainedTV is thrilled to announce that PBS is showing our network’s Original Series, reworked as a single documentary.

Protest Before the Canada 11 court sentence in Montreal
The Activists in the “Canada 11” Case Have Finally Been Sentenced

The activists in the Canada 11 case, convicted for entering a pig farm in Quebec to expose animal cruelty, have now been sentenced after more than three years of waiting Los Angeles, June 27th, 2023 — As animal rights protesters held a rally outside court, 11 activists (10 Canadians and one American) known as the Canada 11, were finally sentenced by a judge in Quebec.

Pig at Porgreg farm in Canada
UPDATE: 11 Activists Who Exposed Canadian Pig Farm Horrors Are Sentenced

11 activists, 10 Canadian women and one US non-binary person, convicted for entering a pig farm in Quebec to expose the animal cruelty there, were just sentenced Updated: Los Angeles, June 23rd, 2023 — Three years after a group of eleven activists entered a pig breeding facility in Quebec, Canada, and live-streamed the horrific conditions, they finally received their sentences.

Anja and Matej Glivar doing vegan activism
Vegan Couple Turn Wedding Day Into Animal Rights Protest & Movie

A vegan couple in Switzerland is making an animal rights documentary that includes protests, open rescues, and arrests, all around their vegan wedding day Los Angeles, May 25, 2023 —  Anja and Matej Glivar got married in Switzerland on April 4, 2022, in what is arguably one of the world’s wildest weddings ever!

Owl at Ballona Wetlands
Judge Stops Plan to Bulldoze LA’s Ballona Wetlands Ecological Reserve

In the tug of war over LA’s Ballona Wetlands, Judge sides with opponents of controversial bulldozing plan that would wipe out species habitat and increase flood risk to the public. LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, USA, May 20, 2023/ — MAY 20, 2023, Los Angeles, CA.

Come party for a fabulous cause: plant-based, sustainable movies and cooking shows!
You’re Invited! Saturday, June 24th Party for UnchainedTV in Santa Monica!

Fun, Food & Short Flicks with UnchainedTV & Vegan Realty! Gourmet vegan food, live music, pop ups and more as Vegan Realty throws a party for UnchainedTV, the global streaming TV network for animals and the people who love them!

Curtis Vollmar holding a placard in front of court
Utah Judge Convicts Vegan Activist Curtis Vollmar in Free Speech Case

Vegan activist Curtis Vollmar was found guilty of criminal trespass and disorderly conduct after leafleting at a park in Utah.  Los Angeles, April 28th, 2023 — Beaver County Judge Shadrach Bradshaw found Curtis Vollmar, a vegan activist from the animal rights organization Direct Action Everywhere (DxE), guilty of criminal trespass and disorderly conduct after he was confronted by police while leafleting about Smithfield Foods, at a park in Utah.

Renee King-Sonnen with a rescued cow.
Rowdy Girl Film Hits Prestigious Hot Docs Festival!

Hollywood, April 24th, 2023 – The film is called Rowdy Girl but “rowdy” doesn’t even begin to describe this intense exploration of one woman’s evolution from being a Texas cattle rancher’s wife to becoming a leading voice for animal rights and the vegan lifestyle.