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Since backing out of a promise to never use fur again in any of his collections, designer Giorgio Armani has been the focus of a particularly intense PR campaign by PETA. Stars such as Gillian Anderson and Pamela Anderson have vocally decried the move — and the animal rights org has even taken a full-page ad out in this week’s Variety labeling Armani as a “Pinocchio” liar.

Look out for this year’s Oscar red carpet. PETA has sent a letter to every nominee urging them to support the boycott of Armani designs. Will celebs avoid guilt by association targeting and choose some other designer? Stay tuned as the fight rages on…

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Michael has been blogging since 2005 on issues such as sustainability, renewable energy, philanthropy, and healthy living. He regularly contributes to a slew of publications, as well as consulting with companies looking to make an impact using the web and social media. He lives in Ithaca, NY with his family on an apple farm.

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