Tag Archives: factory farms

Thoughts from a vegan artist…

I want to introduce all of my readers to Robbie. He’s an awesome 19-year-old artist who is using his art to help people become aware of world problems including Factory Farming. If you haven’t checked out his site, I encourage … Continue reading

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One day…

“One day the absurdity of the almost universal human belief in the slavery of other animals will be palpable. We shall then have discovered our souls and become worthier of sharing this planet with them.” — Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Picture parade fifteen.

Originally posted on Learning from Dogs:
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace. The second set of wonderful pictures sent in by John Hurlburt.  If you missed the first set, they are…

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Top 7 Reasons to Go Vegan

I stumble over my words when I verbalize why I’m vegan. I have clearly defined reasons, but they’re not easy to express in a succinct manner. And who wants to listen to me go on and on about why I’m vegan? … Continue reading

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On October 2nd, I wrote the post, Popcorn Activism, A Fun Way to Help Animals. The basis of Popcorn Activism is to use movies like, Vegucated, to promote awareness about veganism. To generate interest in this idea, I hosted a giveaway of a signed copy … Continue reading

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Surprise…

There’s pink slime in your beef! According to Meatonomics author, David Simon, “…Pink slime is a protein paste created by spinning otherwise-inedible beef scraps in a centrifuge and treating it with ammonia to kill bacteria. US law allows the product … Continue reading

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I Have an Idea to Help Animals

Your new neighbor invited you to his house for dinner. You had a lovely meal and are now reclining in the backyard over a bottle of wine. You notice several dogs in a pen and say, “You don’t have to … Continue reading

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My Most Difficult Challenge…

“My most difficult challenge is the world of human indifference. It is standing in the line at the supermarket and realizing that for the majority of people in the world, the misery and slaughter of animals is not an issue.” … Continue reading

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Dissection: What’s the Point?

I ran across this thoughtful, well written post (by a 9th grader I might add) and I wanted to share it. What are your thoughts on dissection?

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What Would Jesus Eat Today?

When my husband and I went vegan, my dad remarked, “I think it’s okay to eat meat because Jesus ate fish.” This stumped me. I didn’t know how to respond because my dad is a devout Catholic and a good … Continue reading

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