Some accused the model of hypocrisy for promoting polar bear conservation while working with a company that uses real fur for its coats.
The ban includes all of the company's subsidiaries, including Bloomingdale's.
Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a bill into law prohibiting the sale and manufacture of new fur products statewide.
Los Angeles is preparing to pull fur off the shelves for good.
"We must set the example for other cities across the country and the globe to join us in banning fur apparel.”
Fur is no longer “in” at Gucci: the brand announced it would stop using animal fur in their collections.
"It's so sad."
I'm often confused by animal cruelty, mistreatment, and assaults on endangered species. But, at the moment, I'm just confused -- mystified, really -- at certain concepts involved in animal exploitation.
However, these changes don't happen without the efforts of committed and compassionate citizens across the country. Their voices--when raised in unison, with authority, and with fearlessness--can effect change most significantly.
Your neck will thank you.