31 Jul '15, 1am

.​@Peta buys share in Hermès after Jane Birkin speaks out:

Yesterday Jane Birkin requested that her name be removed from the iconic Hermès Birkin bag , named after her in the 80s, after animal rights activists PETA presented her with evidence of the cruel treatment of crocodiles whose skin is used in the making of them. Today, it emerged that PETA bought a single share in the company, not as an investment, but as a way into the company's AGM. According to the Telegraph , this is so that they can "work from the inside to demand a permanent ban on accessories made from exotic animal skins, including crocodile-skin bags and alligator-skin watches." Access to the French fashion house's AGM gives PETA activists "the possibility to attend and ask questions." PETA founder Ingrid Newkirk told Vogue , "PETA, on behalf of all kind souls in the world, thanks Ms Birkin for ending her association with Hermès, which makes grotesque handbags tha...

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theguardian.com 28 Jul '15, 10pm

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wwd.com 29 Jul '15, 11am

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theguardian.com 28 Jul '15, 9pm

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theguardian.com 28 Jul '15, 9pm

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