012 | “Veggie Planet”: An Interview with The Nomadic Vegan

In the latest episode of the Earthix Podcast we feature special guest Wendy Werneth, aka the Nomadic Vegan, who has just written and published a new book on vegan travel called Veggie Planet. In the podcast we discuss how the original pizza is vegan, including what pepperoni really means; how ancient vegan monks fed their … More 012 | “Veggie Planet”: An Interview with The Nomadic Vegan

Cow Hugs and Dog Licks: Livestock are Different from “Pets”

Anti-puppy mill activist and documentary filmmaker Christopher Grimes recently stated in an interview, “We would never think of dogs in the same way we think of cows.” Are we sure about that, Grimes? In some parts of the world people torture, kill, and then consume dogs by the thousands in their own version of the meat industry–just … More Cow Hugs and Dog Licks: Livestock are Different from “Pets”

What’s Wrong with World Milk Day? Why Dairy is Unethical & Unhealthy

As World Milk Day comes to a close, the dairy industry is working hard to combat enormous drops in dairy sales by encouraging the need for dairy consumption, especially in women. Most of the articles crying foul over this drop in dairy consumption focus on how people are “self-diagnosing” lactose intolerance with “vague symptoms” such … More What’s Wrong with World Milk Day? Why Dairy is Unethical & Unhealthy

Respect for Non-Vegans?

I was recently inspired by a gentleman who comments on YouTube quite a bit. I can’t recall his username, but he uses an avatar of James Franco with only whites for eyes. In one of his comments on a video created by “Happy Healthy Vegan” discussing  Victoria Arnstein’s renunciation of veganism, Mr Franco-avatar said something like this: … More Respect for Non-Vegans?