Winter is officially here and nothing warms us up here at Friends of Animals more than Vogue magazine declaring that faux fur coats are the staple of the season—declaring they are as warm and luxurious-looking as the real deal. Of course, we knew that already but cheers to the fashion magazine for spreading this crucial message to the public.

Currently, furriers in New York City—where a fur sales ban has been introduced by City Council Speaker Corey Johnson with the help of FoA—are fearing their extinction and ramping up efforts to spread lies about faux fur, including claiming all faux fur is an inexpensive impulse buy that is petroleum-based and polluting the environment.

It’s time to separate fact from fiction.

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