Giordano joins campaign against Ozzie wool

Hong Kong clothing chain Giordano┬ábecame the latest brand to join a campaign against Australian wool over allegations of cruelty to sheep, in a bid welcomed by activists. Animal rights groups have campaigned against “mulesing”, the practice of cutting a slice of flesh from lambs’ rear ends to prevent the animal dying of flystrike — the … [Read the full story]

Tobey Maguire refuses luxury car with leather seats

Unhappy with the complimentary new Mercedes he was given for personal use during his stay in Australia, actor Tobey Maguire has sent his luxury car back after taking issue with the use of leather in the car’s plush upholstery. Maguire, who in 2002 was voted the world’s sexiest vegetarian by PETA, the People for the … [Read the full story]