Category Environmentalism

How to Get an Internship at an Animal Sanctuary

“Hi There! I only recently began following you, but I’m super jealous about your internship at Farm Sanctuary and I’m wondering how you came across such an amazing opportunity and if you have any advice for me to get a similar opportunity?” I think you’d actually be surprised at how often I get this question. […]

Review: Locali Conscious Convenience

In the heart of Franklin Village, right off of the Hollywood Blvd exit on the 101 South, stands a teeny tiny local institution: Locali. Since 2009, Locali has been paving the way in offering ample, delicious vegan options with local, organic ingredients, in a small convenience store setting. It should be noted that this place […]

Farm Sanctuary’s Celebration for the Turkeys 2013

Farm Sanctuary’s Celebration for the Turkeys in Acton, CA was an amazing event. Seeing so many dedicated animal activists all in one room was truly humbling and inspiring. The turkeys were the guests of honor, and were led to a feast of fresh pumpkin and cranberries prepared just for them. It was beautiful to see […]

Fish: The Forgotten Meat

Ethical arguments against eating meat usually take a backseat for fish eaters, who focus mostly on what they believe to be the health benefits of including fish in their diet. Omega 3 fatty acids are considered the healthiest part of eating fish, however, this beneficial fatty acid can be found, and is actually more easily absorbed, in […]

How and Why the ‘Free Range’ Claim is Scamming You

The free range issue is one that saddens me deeply, because the people who buy products that are supposedly “free range” are doing so in hopes of helping to reduce the amount they support the meat industries’ horrific practices. They believe that they are making the ethical and humane choice by choosing a product that […]