We Are HereJul 27, 2014An exhibition of queer and ally art, including visual art, dance, theater, spoken word and music. Line up includes Nina Jeannine Yogi, Myth of Solitude by Chrissy Croft-West, Cara H. Cadwallader, Nile and the Delta and more.73 other events on Sunday, July 27
It's no surprise, then, that the former Smiths frontman had a big statement prepared for his concert at Valley View Casino Center on Tuesday night. Throughout the show, his bandmates all rocked T-shirts emblazoned with the words "SeaWorld Sucks." The T-shirts are part of a PETA campaign to protect the theme park's captive orcas. Though the beloved creatures are a regular source of entertainment for park-goers, PETA argues they're kept in unhealthy conditions and points out that one died at San Diego's park in 2010.
Anti-SeaWorld partisans can get their own "SeaWorld Sucks" T-shirts here. Listen to The Smiths' pro-vegetarian anthem "Meat is Murder" below.